Funeral services for John P. Miller, age 57, of Ogdensburg, NY, will be held in the Spring on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at 12:00PM at St. Mary’s Cathedral with Deacon Mark Lalonde officiating. Interment will be at Foxwood Memorial Park. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg. Mr. Miller passed away on Wednesday, November 21, 2018, at Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse, NY.
John is survived by his three brothers, James F. Miller of Baldwinsville, NY, Ronald L. Miller and his wife, Cynthia, of Syracuse, NY and Michael H. Miller and his wife, Shirley, of Ogdensburg; a sister, Karen Bell and her husband, Steven, of Fulton, NY, two special cousins who took excellent care of John and Wendy, Barbara Cook and Charlotte Herbst and many nieces and nephews. John is predeceased by his significant other, Wendy McNally, his parents, James and Barbara Miller and two sisters in infancy, Patricia and Virginia Miller.
John was born on September 20, 1961, in Ogdensburg, NY, the son of James and Barbara Cadieux Miller. He graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy and Canton College. John first was employed by St. Joseph’s Nursing Home and later worked for United Helpers in Heuvelton, NY, up until his time of illness.
John enjoyed spending time with his family and cooking for them, the St. Lawrence River and traveling – especially to Saratoga.
The family would like to thank all of the Doctors and Staff at the Richard E. Winter Cancer Treatment Center, Claxton Hepburn Medical Center and Upstate Medical Center.
Donations may be made in John’s memory to St. Lawrence Valley Chapter of SPCA, PO BOX 594, Ogdensburg, NY 13669 and Richard E. Winter Cancer Treatment Center, 5 Lyon Place, Ogdensburg, NY 13669.