February 3, 1951 August 1, 2014
Don, 63, died Friday in Soldotna, AK. He was born in
Pickstown, SD and was raised in Lyons. Don served in the US
Marines during the Vietnam War. He retired as a timber faller
after over 30 years. Don was an outdoorsman who enjoyed salmon
& steelhead fishing, hunting and working around his house.
Most importantly he took care of his family, and had the
highest respect for anyone serving in the military.
married Jeanette Schmid on June 25, 1983 in Sublimity. He is
survived by his wife: Jeanette Miley of Sublimity; mother:
Doris Miley of Lyons; children: Treva (Michael) Brewer of
Bakersfield, CA, Jason (Mary) Miley of Scio, and Ethan
(Samantha) Miley of Lyons; brothers: Robert of Homestead, FL,
Jim of Lyons, David of Stayton, Tom of Salem, and Wayne of
Lyons; 4 grandchildren and 1 great-grandson. Don was
preceded in death by his father, Luther Bud, and sister,
will be Friday, Aug. 8 from 5-8 pm at North Santiam Funeral
Service, Stayton. Funeral service will be Saturday, Aug. 9 at
2 pm at Stayton Christian Church, Stayton. Interment will be
in St. Boniface Cemetery, Sublimity. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.