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William Harley Miller

March 27, 1958 ~ November 20, 2021 (age 63)

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Willy H. Miller, 63, went home to be with the Jesus on November 20, 2021, at his home in Parker, Colorado. He was born in La Junta, Colorado on March 27, 1958, to Billy George Miller & Sonja Prather. In 1981, Bill married Judith K Hannebuam. This extended the family to 7children, his sister Shelby (Pueblo CO), brother Monty (San Antonio TX), and step siblings Jody, Janice, Jerry & Julie.

He graduated La Junta High School in 1976, then attended Otero Junior College and Colorado State University where he obtained his Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering. Later he obtained his Masters at Arizona State University.

 

On January 20, 1980, he married the love of his life Brenda Lynn Morlan, they moved to Seattle WA where he worked for Boeing and his son William Michael (1981) was born. In 1982 the family moved to Tucson AZ, where his daughter Alicia (1984) was born. A couple of years later the family moved to Littleton Colorado, where he had a fulfilling career of 33 years in the Aerospace Industry (Martin Marietta, Lockheed Martin & United Launch Alliance). He retired as the Atlas Chief Engineer in 2018 after being a part of 100+ launches with 100% of Mission Success.

 

He enjoyed Golfing, Traveling, and the outdoors. Most of all spending time with his wife, children & Grandchildren.

 

He is survived by his wife Brenda, son Mike, daughter Alicia, and five grandchildren Madison, Jace, Charley, Lane and Vaughn III. He is preceded in death by his father Bill, grandparents Harley & Ethel Miller.

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Services

Celebration of Life
Saturday
December 4, 2021

11:00 AM
Parker Funeral Home
10325 Parkglenn Way
Parker, CO 80138
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