Jay Allen “Grinch” Miller
October 28, 1970 - July 9, 2020
Jay Allen “Grinch” Miller, age 49, of Townsend, DE, passed away on Thursday, July 9, 2020 with his loving wife by his side holding his hand.
Born in Wilmington, DE, on October 28, 1970, he was a son of George Miller (Vickie) and Kathy Campbell (Jimmy). After graduating from Delcastle Technical High School, Jay proudly served his country is the US Navy as a Seabee. For the past 14 years, he made his career as a mechanic with Amtrak.
An active member of his community, Jay was a volunteer firefighter for the Townsend Volunteer Fire Company and served on the Town Council for 8 years in Townsend. A real outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, and riding his Harley, especially with his wife, and listening to country music. Jay coached baseball and football and was particularly grateful to be able to coach his children’s teams.
He was preceded in death by his brother, William L. Miller. Grinch will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Saradawn (Smith) Miller; children, Hank, Shelby, Zebediah, and Olivia Miller and Miranda “Peanut” Bryant; and his fur babies, Odin and Miss Phantom.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 6 pm until 8 pm on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 275 E. Main Street, Middletown, DE 19709. Face masks will be required for all in attendance. Services and interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home at the address above to help defer funeral costs.