Ezra Jay Miller was born on November 1, 1935 in Johnson County, Iowa. The son of Noah J. And Elizabeth (Lehman) Miller. On October 17, 1957 he was united in marriage to Mattie Yoder. God blessed them with 64 years of wedded life. Upon his confession of faith he was baptized in the Old Order Amish Church and remained faithful until his death on December 15, 2021.
He leaves to mourn his departure his sorrowing companion Mattie; one son Melvin Richard and Alicia of Wellman, a daughter Rosetta Arlene Miller at home; 2 grandchildren Mattie Anne Miller and Jonathan Richard Miller; 2 brothers Freeman Ray and Mary Miller, Edwin Joseph Miller; 2 sisters Susie Amelia Miller and Katie Irene Miller; 1 sister-in-law Arlene Miller.
He was preceded in death by his parents Noah and Elizabeth, 2 brothers Truman and Lovina Miller and Levi and Lydia Miller, a sister Mary Magdalena Miller, one sister-in-law Dorothy Miller.
Funeral Service will be held 9:30 am Saturday, December 18, 2021 at Laban Miller residence 2094 540th Street, Kalona. Burial will be in the Brenneman Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, December 16, 2021 from 1:00 to 7:00 pm and Friday December 17, 2021 from 10:00 to 8:00 pm at the Laban Miller residence 2094 540th Street, Kalona.
Yoder-Powell Funeral Home is caring for Ezra and his family.