Howard W. Miller Jr., a civil engineer for Harford County, died Saturday at his home in Pylesville after a long illness. He was 60.
Services for Mr. Miller are to be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow at the Little Britain Presbyterian Church in Peach Bottom, Pa.
Mr. Miller went to work for the Public Works Department in Harford County after retiring in 1986 from the Army Corps of Engineers in the Baltimore office. He had worked for the corps as a civilian employee for 30 years.
He also worked part time for West Lampeter Township in Lancaster County, Pa.
Born in Clark Summit, Pa., he earned bachelor's and master's degrees in civil engineering at Pennsylvania State University and served in the Army during the Korean War.
He was a registered surveyor and a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers.
The former president of the Wakefield (Pa.) Lions Club was a member of the Fulton Grange and the Highland Presbyterian Church in Street and had been an adult leader in the Boy Scouts.
He is survived by his wife, the former Ione Groff; two daughters, Christine Frost of Lampeter, Pa., and Amelia Miller of Pylesville; two sons, Gregory Miller of Dallastown, Pa., and Kent Miller of Pylesville; and six grandchildren.