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Emanuel J. Miller

February 28, 1936 ~ April 9, 2021 (age 85)


Emanuel “Manny” Jonas Miller, 85, of Hanover, PA, entered Heaven and into the arms of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Friday, April 9, 2021, while at Pleasant Acres Nursing Center in York, PA.

Born on February 28, 1936 at home in Spring Grove, PA, he was the son of the late Willis and Sarah (Young) Miller. Emanuel was the loving husband of Wilma “Pat” (Hamlet) Miller with whom he shared 61 years of marriage.

Emanuel attended Spring Grove High School. He was a veteran and served his country proudly in the United States Army. Later, Emanuel was employed by P.H. Glatfelter in Spring Grove, and retired after 44 loyal years of service. Emanuel enjoyed spending his free time with his loving family.

In addition to his wife Wilma, Emanuel is survived by two children, Joseph E. Miller & wife Sheri, of Hanover, and Sandra D. (Miller) Grimes & husband James, of Fayetteville, PA. He is also survived by 3 grandchildren, Brandon Miller & wife Heather, Samuel Miller, and Hannah Miller & fiancé Austin Blackwell. Emanuel leaves behind one brother, Willis Miller, of Hanover. He was predeceased by 6 brothers and 3 sisters.

Funeral services will be private. Burial will be in Leschey’s Union Cemetery in Spring Grove. A Celebration of Life service will be held at Hanover First Church of God, 600 Fairview Drive, Hanover, PA on Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 12:00 noon, with a lunch following. The family would love if you would honor Emanuel that day by wearing something with his favorite color - RED.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Hanover First Church of God, 600 Fairview Drive, Hanover, PA 17331. Donations may be made online at giving.

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