BEN A. MILLER, 62, of Arthur, IL passed away at 7:30 P.M. on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at Decatur Memorial Hospital in Decatur, IL.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Monday, April 30, 2018 at the Arthur Mennonite Church, 710 East Park St., Arthur, IL. Pastor Glen Rhodes will officiate. Burial will follow in the Arthur Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M and 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Sunday, April 29, 2018 at the church. The Edwards Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.
Ben was born on March 12, 1956 in Goshen, IN. He was a son of Adlai S. and Clara (Mullett) Miller. He married Debbie Ann Beachy on August 23, 1980 in Arthur, IL.
Survivors include his wife Debbie Miller, one son, Luke Miller and his wife Katie and one daughter Erica Schrock and her husband Kenny all of Arthur, IL three grandchildren, Kendall, Logan and Trinity Schrock, two brothers, Joe Miller and his wife Linda of Elkhart, IN and Lamar Miller and his wife Nadine of Arthur, IL, and three sisters, Mattie Dausman and her husband Everett of Leesburg, IN, Mary Dorrier and her husband Ken of Elkhart, IN and Ann Flora and her husband Larry of Nappanee, IN.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and one sister, Ruby Kilmer.
Ben graduated from Arcola High School in 1975. Right out of high school he did concrete work for 22 years. He owned and operated Power Plus in Arthur, IL for 12 years, and he most recently worked for his son, Luke, at 300+ Performance Inc.
Ben was a member of the Arthur Mennonite Church.
He enjoyed snowmobiling, grilling out and working outside. He loved going to tractor pulls, but most of all spending time with family and friends.
In everything he did he was a perfectionist.
Memorials may be made to CCSI (Cancer Care Specialist of Illinois), 210 West McKinley Avenue, Suite 1, Decatur, IL 62526.