HOWARD — Wilbur “Buz” Clinton Miller, 69, of Howard, died Monday, Dec. 2, 2019, at Country Court Skilled Nursing Center in Mount Vernon.

Buz was born Jan. 3, 1950, in Columbus, to Wilbur Demoss and Clara Arlene (Estep) Miller.

He graduated from Central High School in Columbus, then joined the United States Army.

He married Diana Blair June 16, 1973.

Buz worked for many steel fabricating companies, then locally at AMG Manufacturing as a tool maker. He loved studying history, and was a lifetime member of the NRA.

Buz will be deeply missed by his wife Diana Miller; children Lynnette Black and Mark (Holly) Miller; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; sisters Carolyn Homstead and Ellen Johnson.

Buz was preceded in death by his parents.

Services will be private, followed by burial at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens, where military rites will be held. Online tributes may be made at Memorial contributions may be made to Kindred Hospice 112 Harcourt Road #3, Mount Vernon, OH 43050.