Douglas Miller, 69, passed away Wednesday, January 20, 2016, in Salt Lake City at the Huntsman Cancer Center, with his family by his side. He was diagnosed with leukemia in May 2015. He was a lifelong resident of the Roaring Fork Valley until he retired, after 38 years with Holy Cross Electric, to Grand Junction in 2008.
Doug married Dede Cogswell February 1969 in Denver. They moved to Glenwood Springs & then to Carbondale.
Doug is survived by his wife Dede and his four children: Staci, Amy, Kristen and Adam; five granddaughters; and one great-grandson. He is also survived by his mother Ethel Miller (91) of Grand Junction and his sisters Susan Carner of Tucson, Az., & Tammi Gardner of Natchez, Ms. Doug is preceded in death by his father, Harold Miller.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that contributions be made to Huntsmancancer.org or Huntsman Cancer Foundation at 500 Huntsman Way Salt Lake City, Ut 84108.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, January 29, 2016, at 10:00 am at Farnum Holt Mortuary 405 W. 7th St., Glenwood Springs, Co 81601.
A private burial will be held at a later date.
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