Funeral Notice: Ernest J. "Ernie" Miller

Miller, Ernest J., MD "Ernie" age 93, of Edina, passed peacefully away in his home on May 15, 2017, surrounded by family: his wife, Rosalie of 66 years; 3 sons, Paul, Mark and Greg (Janet); 2 daughters, Deanne (Tony) Millkamp and Lisa (Dan) Schneider; 11 grandchildren, Phil (Theon), Joel (Laura), Paul, Misha and Oksana Millkamp, Adam Schneider, Katie (Jason) Thiry, Elizabeth Schneider, Ellie, George and Karl Miller; 2 great-grand children, Charlotte and Max Millkamp; brother Alfred (Barb) Miller. Ernie attended the Medical College of WI (Marquette), earned his medical degree in 1948. He completed his orthopedics degree at the Veteran's Hospital in Milwaukee, WI and Massachusetts General in Boston, MA. He served as a medical captain in the Army at Fort Jackson, SC, followed by private practice in Appleton, WI before joining Group Health (Health Partners) as part of the orthopedic staff before retiring in 1990. Ernie always enjoyed film making and briefly taught students at Film in the Cities. He was passionate about music and played piano by ear. He would often take requests from his audience. A favorite was playing duet with his daughters "Heart & Soul". The family extends their appreciation to Park Nicollet Hospice, especially Emily and team: Micki and Alice for providing the comfort and care, making it possible for Ernie to spend his final days at home. In lieu of flowers, memorials to donor's choice. Memorial Mass of Christian Burial 10:00 AM Monday, May 22 at the Church of Our Lady of Grace, 5071 Eden Ave., Edina. Visitation 1 hour prior to service. Pivate interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Edina Chapel 952-920-3996

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