Carl Keith Miller

Carl Keith Miller, age 87, of Olivet, passed away Monday, July 10, 2023, at his home. He was born January 24, 1936, in Utica, Michigan, the son of George and Paula (Hafner) Miller. After high school he attended trade school for four years where he studied carpentry. On July 2, 1960, he married the love of his life, Joyce Webster. Together they proudly raised their family. Carl loved to work and was a skilled craftsman. When he wasn’t working, he enjoyed just being together with his precious family.
Carl is survived by his wife of 63 years, Joyce; son, Keith (Cheryl) Miller of Grand Rapids; daughters, Lynn (Stephen) Etson of Bellevue, Debra (Gregory) Etson of Olivet; grandchildren, Erica Etson, Abigail Sefcik, Calvin Carl Etson; sister, Anna (Don) Ouelette of Essex, Ontario, Canada; and sister-in-law, Alice Miller.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, David Miller, Glenn Miller; and Godchild, Christine Fleming.
In keeping with Carl’s wishes, cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at a later date.
To view Carl’s obituary online or to leave a condolence for the family please visit The family is being served by the Burkhead-Green-Kilgo Funeral Home.