Jerry Miller Obituary

Jerry J. Miller
Jerry Miller
Jerry J. Miller

May 10, 1935 - April 8, 2013
Born in Melbourne, Iowa
Resided in Urbandale, IA
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Jerry J. Miller of Urbandale, IA entered his eternal rest on Monday, April 8, 2013 after a long battle with cancer. A celebration of his life will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, April 12, at Zion Lutheran Church, 4300 Beaver Avenue in Des Moines. Burial will be at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Marshalltown.

Jerry was born in Melbourne, IA and lived in Des Moines the majority of his life. He was a Mason and member of the Za-Ga-Zig Shrine, a past president of the Iowa Casualty and Surety Claims Association, and an active member in other insurance and legal defense organizations. He owned and operated Select Administrative Services as a third party administrator in legal malpractice claims and throughout his career enjoyed meeting scores of people whom became very dear friends.

Jerry loved to travel and enjoyed many recreational activities while sharing time with family and friends at his second home in Clear Lake, IA. He was preceded in death by his wife of 34 years, Marlene; his parents, Oscar and Wanda Miller; and brother, Jack Miller. He will be greatly missed by his long time companion, Bonnie Olson; his children, Tab (Mona) Miller, Troy (Barb) Miller, Tammi (Dan) Christensen, and Tara (Kirk) Glessner; twelve amazing grandchildren, Matt, Ben and Allie, Zack and Calla, Molly, Rachel, Joe, and Ron, Kole, Ashley and Dakota; and his brother, Joe (Judy) Miller.

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 11, at Iles Funeral Homes-Westover Chapel. Memorial contributions may be made in Jerry's name to Riverside Lutheran Bible Camp, 3001 Riverside Rd, Story City, IA 50248. Online condolences may be shared at IlesCares.com.

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Cemetery
Rose Hill Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Marshalltown, IA
Monday, April 8, 2013
2:45 PM
Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Thursday, April 11, 2013
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Westover Funeral Home
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Friday, April 12, 2013
1:00 PM

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Riverside Lutheran Bible Camp
3001 Riverside Rd
Story City, IA 50248