Kelly Bill Miller - March 11, 2011
Kelly Bill Miller, 57, of Julesburg, Colo., passed away at his home on Sept. 3, 2011.
Kelly Bill was born in Julesburg on Feb. 23, 1954, to John (Kelly) and Willa Bunch Miller. He grew up in Julesburg and graduated with the Class of 1972. Kelly enlisted in the Army and was later honorably discharged.
He was united in marriage to Darlene Potts in November, 1978, and to this union Chad (1980) and Leah (1982) were born. Kelly Bill later married Cami Petersen and to this union Tyce Kelly (1994) was born.
Kelly worked for Otsuka Farms in Sedgwick, Colo. for several years and for Lloyd Michael and Barney and Deb Harms of Julesburg working with cattle. He also purchased the dry cleaners and ran it with delivery to the area towns.
Kelly Bill went on to attend Northeastern Junior College in Sterling, Colo. in 1984 and graduated with a degree in landscape management. Following his graduation OK Property Care became the business of his life, and he moved back to Julesburg.
He and Tyce met a lot of people in this business especially the landowners at Lakeview at Big Mac in Nebraska. Kelly also had a love for pets.
Survivors include Chad and Stephanie Miller of Tampa, Fla.; Leah and Charley Wescoat of Cozad, Neb. and Tyce Miller of Julesburg; grandchildren Jaiven and Conner Wescoat of Cozad and Conner Miller of Julesburg; neice Amber Gager and nephews Sonny and Skye Hothan and their families; brother-in-law, Randy Hothan of North Platte, Neb.; Doris Tranel family from Big Springs, Neb.; Phyliss Kemper family from Julesburg; Mae Buttle family and the children of Charlotte (Bunch) Andersen from the Denver area and a host of friends.
Kelly was preceded in death by his parents, John and Willa Miller, and his sister, GayLynn.
Cremation was chosen.
Chad, Leah, and Tyce hosted a reception in his memory at Lakeview on Sept. 8.
Condolences may be mailed to Leah Wescoat, 47465 Co Road 761, Cozad, NE 69130.