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Delain Miller

October 23, 1932 — February 11, 2021

Fergus Falls

Delain Clambey Miller, 88, of Fergus Falls, died February 11, 2021, at his home in rural Fergus Falls, Minnesota.

Delain was born on October 23, 1932, in Friberg Township, the son of Harry and Ida (Clambey) Miller of rural Fergus Falls. He graduated from Fergus Falls High School in 1950. Delain joined the Army in 1953 and was honorably discharged after 2 years of service.

On September 4, 1953 he married the love of his life, Gloria Marlene Jorgenson. They were married for 67 years. Delain was self-employed with his brother, Wesley for over 35 years. They owned Miller Brothers Construction Company. He was a member of Tonseth Lutheran Church of rural Erhard.

He enjoyed collecting cars, fishing, hunting, bowling, playing cards, bingo, going to casinos, dancing, and most of all his family. Blessed be the memory of Delain Miller.

Preceding him in death were his parents, Harry and Ida Miller; Brothers, Arlow and Wesley Miller; sister-in-law, Mildred Miller and nephew Dana Miller; great granddaughter, Hannah Marie Jax; along with numerous brother and sister-in-laws, nieces and nephews.

He is survived by his wife, Gloria Miller of Fergus Falls; three children, Allen Miller of Edina; Vicki (Gene) Dohrer of Fergus Falls and Dawn Miller of Fergus Falls; Grandchildren, Amber (Andy) Ackley of Rochester, Ashley (Jason) Jax of Shakopee, Alison (Brandon Mensing) Dohrer of Lakeville, Gunnar Audette of Fergus Falls, Hunter Audette of Fergus Falls and Wyatt Goetz of Fergus Falls; Great grandchildren Emma, Anton, Easton, and Elisabeth Ackley of Rochester, Olivia Jax of Shakopee, Hadley and Hudson Mensing of Lakeville, Ava and Wesley Audette of Fergus Falls.

Walk thru visitation 11am-1pm, Saturday, February 20, 2021, at the Glende-Nilson Funeral Home. Private family service following visitation at the Glende-Nilson Funeral Home.

Clergy: Reverend Jeff McCracken

Interment: Tonseth Lutheran Church Cemetery, rural Erhard.

Arrangements provided by the Glende-Nilson Funeral Home of Fergus Falls.

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Saturday, February 20, 2021

11:00 - 1:00 pm (Central time)

Glende-Nilson Funeral Home (Fergus Falls)

301 E Washington Ave, Fergus Falls, MN 56537

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