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Richard J. Miller

November 5, 1933 ~ February 17, 2021 (age 87)


SAUGERTIES…. Richard J. Miller,  87, of Bennett Ave., died Wednesday,  February 17, 2021 at his residence surrounded by his family.   Born November 5, 1933 in Malden-on-Hudson he was the son of the late Joseph and Helen Miller.   A graduate of Saugerties High School Class of 1953, he began a long career with IBM in Kingston.  Upon his retirement from IBM he worked part time for the Village of Saugerties Police Dept. as a crossing guard at St. Mary’s School and did interior painting and wallpapering.  He was a Quarter Century Club Member at IBM, enjoyed camping and his family was always his number one priority.

              Survivors include his wife, Margaret; a son, Michael J. (Kathryn) Miller of Hurley; a daughter, Mary Ellen Coon of Saugerties; a sister, Mary Triolo; five grandchildren: Lisa Sammons, Maureen deHaan, Christopher Sammons, Ryan Johnson and Glen Coon; two great grandchildren: Andrew Sammons and Emery Johnson; his God daughter, Maureen Hallion and several nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by two brothers, Joseph and Lowell “Manny” Miller. 

            His Funeral Procession will form 9:30 AM Monday at the Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc. Cor. of John & Lafayette Sts., Saugerties thence to St. Mary of the Snow where at 10:00 AM a Mass of Christian Burial will be offered.  Interment will follow in Blue Mountain Cemetery.  Friends will be received on Sunday 2:00 – 5:00 PM.  Face coverings and social distancing rules to be in effect.  Further obituary information and expressions of condolence may be shared with the family at

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February 21, 2021

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc.
45 John Street
Saugerties, NY 12477

Funeral Mass
February 22, 2021

10:00 AM
St. Mary of the Snow Church

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