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MILLER, Benedict Joseph Jr.
MILLER - Benedict Joseph Jr. 82, of Williamsville, NY and Fort Myers Beach, FL, died Monday, February 28, 2011. He was born April 22,1928 in Buffalo, NY, the son of Norma A. (nee Jordan) and Benedict Joseph Miller Sr. He worked as a telephone engineer for 39 years, retiring from what is now Verizon. Mr. Miller is survived by his beloved wife, Karen M. (nee Weber) Miller; his loving children, Linda (Peter) Coppola of Grand Island, NY, Pamela (Richard) Dennis of Williamsville, NY, Daniel (Lisa) Miller of Oxnard, CA, Michael (Amy) Miller of Amherst, NY, Gary (Kathleen) Miller of Coarsegold, CA, Benedict J. (Kimberly) Miller III of Tonawanda, NY, Jim Leonard of Tonawanda, NY, Matthew (Wendy) Miller of Clarence, NY, Jill (Charles) Cohen of East Amherst, NY, and Michael (Michelle) Miller of Williamsville, NY; his sister, Margaret (Lou) Finley of New Martinsville, WV; daughter-in-law, Judith Miller of Sugarloaf Shores, FL; thirty grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Evelyn (nee Neate) Miller in 1972; his son, Joseph MIller in 2007; brother, Daniel Miller; and sisters, Patricia Gibbons and Norma Brent. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, April 29, 2011 at 9:30 AM at the Church of Christ the King, 30 Lamarck Dr., at Main St., Snyder, NY 14226. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, 1298 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14209.