Honoring the Life by Telling the Story

Emil "Lardy" Miller

August 1, 1944 - January 12, 2021
New Berlin, WI



Friday, January 22, 2021
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM CST
Suminski Family Life Story Funeral Homes
Suminski/Weiss Location
1901 N. Farwell Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 276-5122
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Funeral Mass

Friday, January 22, 2021
12:00 PM CST
St. Hedwig Church
1702 N. Humboldt Avenue
Milwauke, WI 53202
(414) 271-6577

Private interment Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery



At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Fisher House Wisconsin
PO Box 13768
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Fisher House Wisconsin has been given Mary's contact information so they can acknowledge your contribution.

Memorial contributions are preferred in lieu of flowers

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Emil “Lardy” Miller

Born to Eternal Life January 12, 2021, age 76 years. Beloved husband of Mary. Cherished father of Andrea (Gary) Rogutich, Michael (Jennifer), Mark (Elizabeth), and Jason (Liz) Miller. Loving step-father of Angela Wery and Scott (Nou) Ochs. Proud grandfather of JJ, Dan (Kelly), Maria, Tyler, Trey, Elissa (Dalton), Matthew, Gypsy, Raegan, Jaren, Zach (Monica), Whittney (Dustin), Cortney (Nick), Ryan, and Taylor. Fond great-grandfather of Rory, Bentley, Jaydn, Zoye, Rylee, Baylee, Dakota, Nathaniel, Madison, Nevaeh, Tripp and Micah. Dear brother of Michael “Mickey” (Gerri) Miller, Frances “Sis” (Glen) Wehner, Joan (Rick) Barrett, and Mary Ann Wisniewski. Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by his parents Emil and Agnes (nee Chudada) Miller and a sister Pearl (the late Michael) Herkowski.

Emil was honored to be a US Army combat veteran, proudly serving his country during the Vietnam War, he was a former Whitefish Bay police officer, and worked for the U.S. Postal Service for over 30 years. He was a huge sports fan and played softball with various leagues throughout the years.

Visitation Fri., Jan. 22, 2021 at the Suminski / Weiss Funeral Home, 1901 N. Farwell Ave. from 10:00 AM until 11:30 AM. Funeral Mass to follow at Three Holy Women Parish – St. Hedwig Church, 1702 N. Humboldt Ave. at 12:00 Noon.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Fisher House Wisconsin, PO Box13768, Milwaukee, WI 53226 are appreciated.

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