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Former businessman Herman H. Miller dies

Former businessman Herman H. Miller dies
Former businessman Herman H. Miller dies
Herman H. Miller

Herman H. Miller, 91, Corydon, died Sunday, March 6, 2005, at Harrison County Hospital in Corydon.
He was a native of Corydon, born April 16, 1913, to the late William Edgar and Vada Mae Hisey Miller.
He was a former president of Herman Miller and Associates, The General Chrome Co., and The Roth Plating Co. He was a teacher for 11 years, four of which came in industry during World War II to help the Allied war effort.
Miller was a member of St. Joseph Masonic Lodge 45 F&AM, Scottish Rite in South Bend, and Corydon United Methodist Church.
He was preceded in death by two wives, the former Martha Lee Funk and Winifred Smith Hurst; a foster son, Oscar Mantanona, and five brothers, Kenneth, Edgar, Howard, Hubert and Paul Miller.
Survivors include his wife, the former Nancy Drury; two daughters, Nancy Caton of San Diego and Ann Silverman of South Bend; six stepchildren, Frances Hurst Madden, William Hurst, Cathy Hurst Buschemeyer, and Gary L., Rebecca S. and William B. Drury; seven grandchildren, and 11 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be tomorrow (Thursday) at 7 p.m. at Corydon United Methodist Church. Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon is handling the arrangements.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the Corydon UMC Memorial Fund for the choir or to Harrison County Hospital.