Daryle E. Miller
Miller, 83, of Waupun, died Monday evening, October 19, 2015 at his home
Miller was born July 25, 1932 in Fond du Lac, WI the son of Evern and Ora
Hoffman Miller. Daryle graduated from Waupun High School in 1950. He served our
country with the U.S. Army for two years, spending some of that time in Korea.
On March 8, 1955 he married Lois Buteyn at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. The
couple resided in Hawaii until the end of his military tour. They moved back to
Waupun and he continued to serve with the Army National Guard and also with a
Civil Affairs Reserve Unit in Green Bay. He spent a total of 26 years with the
Guard/Reserves including another year of active duty at Fort Lewis, WA during
the Berlin Crisis. He served as Company Commander during his career with the
Waupun unit: Company A, 2nd Battle Group, 127th Infantry,
32nd Red Arrow Division. He retired with the rank of Captain. Daryle
was employed by the Wisconsin Division of Corrections at the Waupun
Correctional Institution where he was a Supervisor for Badger State Industries,
and retired in 1991. Daryle was active with Waupun Little League and the Waupun
Hockey Association, and was involved with these organizations in their
formative years. He was a former member of Rock River Country Club. He was a
member of American Legion Post 210 in Waupun and served with the Post Honor
Guard and also as Chaplain. Daryle is a member of Trinity Reformed Church in
survived by his wife, Lois Miller of Waupun; two sons: Steve (Shelley) Miller
of Wausau and Tom (Teresa) Miller of Waupun; four grandchildren: Scott Miller,
Stephanie Miller, Adam Miller, and Kaylee Miller; brothers-in-law and
sisters-in-law: Elaine (Elliot) Tanis of Holland, MI, Margaret (Blair) Boggs of
Cornelius, NC, and Ted Van Galen of Naples, FL; special family friend, Annette
Miller of Waupun; along with several nieces and nephews.
was preceded in death by his parents; and a sister-in-law, Beverly Van Galen.
services for Daryle Miller will be held Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 10:30
a.m. at Trinity Reformed Church in Waupun with Rev. John White officiating.
Friends and relatives may call on the family on Friday from 5-7 p.m. at the
Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home in Waupun and on Saturday at the church from 9:30
a.m. until the time of service.
Funeral Home of Waupun and staff are serving the family. Please visit our website at
www.wernerharmsenfuneralhome.com for further information and to send