Howard R. Miller, age 89, formerly of Trumansburg, passed away July 26, 2007 at Seneca View Nursing Facility in Montour Falls.

Born November 18, 1917 in Trumansburg, Howard was a son of the late Elmer and Bessie (Updike) Miller.  A lifetime resident of the Trumansburg area, he graduated from Trumansburg High School. Howard spent many years farming as well as working as a serviceman for Ehrhart Propane Co.

He enjoyed hunting, restoring vintage cars and was a member of Southern Tier Vintage Ford Club.

Howard is survived by a daughter, Sharon (Donald) Rider of Florida; two sons, Alan (Libby) and Harry (Bonnie) Miller both of Trumansburg; eight grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Howard was preceded in death by a brother, Robert E. Miller.

In keeping with Howard’s wishes, no services have been scheduled.