Amos Frances Miller obituary 1944~2021


Mr. Amos Frances Miller, 77, of Waynesboro, PA, passed away Sunday, July 18, 2021 in the Waynesboro Hospital.

Amos Frances Miller
Amos Frances Miller

Born March 14, 1944 in Waynesboro, he is the only child born to the late Amos Frick and Sarah (Leisinger) Miller.

Amos’s family moved to Baltimore, MD in 1953 and he attended a parochial school until 1958 and then graduated from St. Joseph’s High School in 1962.

He served in the United States Army from February of 1964 until February of 1967. During this time, he was stationed in Korea for a year and a half.

He moved back to Waynesboro in 1972 and worked at Brake Pontiac Cadillac, Waynesboro until May of 1977, when he began working for Mack Truck in Hagerstown, MD, where he was a quality assurance tech. He retired in June of 2004.

He married Elaine Janet (Kennedy) Miller March 29, 1975 in Waynesboro. They lived at their current address for over 40 years.

Amos is a handy man. He used his woodworking skills to craft at least 16 grandfather clocks and his mechanical abilities were used not only for working on cars, but after retiring he started doing clock repairs as well.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Tammy Sue Estrada and her husband, Javier’ and a son, Jeffrey Lynn Miller, both of Waynesboro; a granddaughter, Maclovia “Chloe” Estrada.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant sister.

Services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, July 22, 2021 in Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St. Waynesboro, PA.

Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the funeral home.

On-line condolences may be expressed at the funeral home’s website.