Duane M. Miller 44, of Keene and formerly of Arizona and Michigan died on Friday, October 31, 2014. He passed unexpectedly in the comfort of his home.
Duane was born the son of Ann (Rocheleau) and Frank Miller on August 23, 1970 in Keene. He was educated locally and graduated from Monadnock Regional High School class of 1988.
On November 22, 1992 he exchanged vows with Erin Kristoff. They were married in a simple service at his parents home in Glendale, Arizona with close family and friends in attendance. They have been together for almost twenty two years.
Duane held many jobs and positions over the years. Recently, he was gainfully employed at Carlisle Flooring in Keene. He worked as a custom floor fabricator.
Duane was a man of faith. He enjoyed coaching basketball and football. His coaching skills were used to mentor kids leagues and high school sports. He currently coached Varsity Football at Monadnock Regional High School. Duane was also an avid sports fan of many different sporting events. He was a star basketball, baseball and football player at Monadnock Regional High School.
Mr. Miller is survived by his wife, Erin Miller of Waterford, Michigan. His children; Avery and Reid Miller of Waterford, MI. He also leaves his father, Frank Miller of Keene. His twin brother, Derrick Miller and his wife Michelle of Stoneham, MA. Siblings; Scott Cyr of Arizona, Robyn Cyr of Hillsborough and Mark Cyr of Arizona. Niece and nephew; Dina Miller of Stoneham, MA. and Taylor Miller of Pheonix, AZ. in addition to cousins, extended family and friends. Duane is pre-deceased by his mother Ann Miller who passed on January 26, 2001 and his children, Kylie Rose and Richard Miller passed previously.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday, November 6, 2014 from 5 to 8pm. in the funeral chapel. Burial will take place in the family lot at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Old Marlborough Rd. Troy, NH. 03465 on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 10am. Flowers will gladly accepted. However, the family would prefer donations be made in memory of Duane M. Miller to any T.D. Bank, account in trust for Avery and Reid Miller. All services are under the care of Cheshire Family Funeral Chapel and Crematories, 44 Maple Ave. Keene, NH. 03431. www.cheshirefamilyfuneralhome.com