David Miller


Funeral services and a Mass of Christian Burial for David W. Miller, 52, a longtime resident of LeClaire were Jan. 18, 2010 at Our Lady of the River Catholic Church, LeClaire. 

Burial was in Glendale Cemetery, LeClaire. 

David died Friday, Jan. 15, 2010 at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa following an extended illness. 

David Wayne Miller was born July 28, 1957 in Des Moines, Iowa a son of Wayne Henry and Donna Marie (Stewart) Miller. He was united in marriage to Janet Lee Rossmiller on May 27, 1978 in Pleasant Valley, Iowa. 


Dave received a degree in Environmental Safety Compliance from Scott Community College.  He had been in the automotive body repair industry. He had worked for Mills Chevrolet and Lujack’s Northpark Auto Plaza. Most recently he was employed by Wehrman Insurance, LeClaire. 

Dave was also a dedicated volunteer fireman for the City of LeClaire. He was proud to have served the community for 20 years, and retired in March 2008 as a 1st engineer.  

He was a member of the church, and a member of the Descendants of Early Scott County Settlers.

He cherished the time he spent with his family; he especially loved his grandson, Clayton, who Dave loved to spoil.  He also looked forward to spending time with his numerous friends and fellow fire fighters.

In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the David Miller Memorial Fund for an Educational Fund for his children and grandson.

Survivors include his wife, Janet, a daughter and son-in-law, Angie and Nathan Shelton, LeClaire; sons, Brenton Miller, Davenport; and Nate Miller and his girlfriend, Steph DeLaney, LeClaire; a grandson, Clayton Shelton; his parents, Wayne and Donna Miller, Russellville, Ark.; sisters and brothers-in-law, Sue and Greg Krogman, Rock Island, Ill.; Sheryl and Bill Cunha, Las Vegas, Nev.; and Debbie and Dan Huettman, LeClaire, and nieces and nephews.

Online remembrances and condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting Dave’s obituary at www.hmdfuneralhome.com.

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