Mark Alan Miley, 61

Mark Alan Miley, 61, of St. Marys, died on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, at Golden Living Center Valley in St. Marys.

He was born on Jan. 19, 1953, in Mercer County, the son of Walter and Rita (Axe) Miley.

He married Lorna West in 1985, in San Diego, Calif., and she preceded him in death after 18 years of marriage.

He is survived by his mother, Rita Miley, of St. Marys and by a sister, Susan (Mickey) Walker of Knox, Ind.

He was preceded in death by his father, wife and an infant brother, Daniel Miley.

Mark was a 1972 graduate of Finneytown High School and attended technical college to become a photographer. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy after graduation from technical college and proudly served his country.

Funeral rites will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road, St. Marys, the Rev. Barry Stechschulte, officiant. Burial will follow at Gethsemane Cemetery.

Friends may call from noon until the time of services on Friday at the funeral home, where memorial gifts may be given to the Friends of Holy Rosary Church.

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