PARIS, MO — Edgar Miller, 66, of Paris, passed away unexpectedly at his home, on Saturday, August 27, 2016.
He was born on March 10, 1950 in Lowell, MA, the son of Edgar R. and Beatrice Pattee Miller, Sr. Edgar graduated from Wilmington High School on June 9, 1968, where he played hockey during his high school years. He married Yvonne R. Masson in Lowell, MA on November 28, 1981 and she preceded him in death on March 4, 2010.
Edgar is survived by two daughters, Kim (Joey) Mitchell of Paris and Kerry Miller of Lake Charles, LA; four grandchildren, Russell, Hannah and Aidan Mitchell all of Paris and Kennedy Miller of Lake Charles, LA; one sister, Cindy (Keith) Farrell of Wilmington, MA; a nephew, Jeremy (Kelli) Miller and family of Florence, SC and many extended family and friends in New England and Missouri.
He grew up in Wilmington, MA and lived in Dracut, MA before moving to Paris in 2012 to be closer to family. In 2012 he retired from Smurfit Stone Container outside of Boston. He, also, spent time as a mechanic for John Deere and worked several years for Sweetheart Plastics.
Edgar loved camping, spending the summers at Sebago Lake in Maine and was a big Nascar fan. He was an avid “garage” saler in his day, spending weekends traveling around New England. His greatest joy was spending time with his grandchildren and attending their Monroe County 4-H and Paris FFA activities.
He was a member of the Paris Lions Club and a member of the Paris Senior Citizen Board of Directors. The Paris Senior Citizens Center became his home away from home and he supported them in any way they needed.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Paris Senior Citizens Center on Thursday, September l, 2016 from 5 to 7 p.m.
Memorials may be made to the Paris Senior Citizens Center.
Agnew Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
(NOTE: The above obituary is from Agnew Funeral Home.)
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