|Glenn H. Miller, 78, 1512 W. Tomar Court, Peoria, IL , formerly of Galesburg, died at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, February 18, 2010 in the emergency room of Proctor Hospital, Peoria.
He was born April 27, 1931 in Galesburg, the son of John Hilmer and Eunice Stevens Miller. He married Gracie M. Swigart on November 20, 1955 in Galesburg. She preceded him in death on May 24, 2005.
He is survived by two sons, Keith D. Miller (and Katie Curran) of Nashville, Tenn. and Jeff A. Miller of Gilson, IL, a daughter, Peggy (and Ron) Kennedy of Normal, IL, and four grandchildren, Kevin Kennedy, Michelle Kennedy, Connor Kennedy, and Jennifer Quesnell. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother.
Glenn worked in quality control for the former Gale Products Division of Outboard Marine Corporation in Galesburg for 28 years. He graduated from Galesburg High School. Glenn was a member of the First United Methodist Church and Moose Lodge #880. He had lived in Peoria since 1992.
He served in the United States Air Force as an Airman First Class from 1951 to 1955.
Funeral will be 1:30 p.m. Monday, February 22, 2010 in Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. Rev. Marilyn Anell will officiate. Visitation will be 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the chapel. Burial will be in Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church or American Heart Association. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.