Luther Frederick Miller, Jr.
Dec 31, 1926 - Jul 14, 2016
Luther "Luke" Frederick Miller, Jr., 89 of Port Charlotte, Fla., died Thursday, July 14, 2016 at Harbor Health Center, Port Charlotte, Florida.
He was born New Years Eve, Dec. 31, 1926 in Lewistown, Pa., to the late Dora (Blair) and Luther F. Miller. Luke was a graduate of Sunbury High School, class of 1944 and Bucknell University, Class of 1951. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Merchant Marines. He liked to say he had a varied working career which included process engineering for electronics manufacturing companies, quality control for the Department of Defense and as owner of a Day Care/Kindergarten named "Sunberry Hill School" in Jarrettown, Pa.
He is survived by his wife, Ruth Boyd Miller of Port Charlotte; daughters, Nancy Pridgen of Glen Allen, VA, Anne Cobb of Rockville, Md., and Amy Miller of London, England; and six grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a younger brother, Karl O. Miller.
Memorial services and inurnment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA will be held at a later date. Friends may visit online at to extend condolences to the family. Arrangements by Roberson Funeral Home & Crematory, Port Charlotte Chapel.