Douglas “Dougie” J. Miller, 39, of Fulton, died Aug. 18.
He was born in Oswego and he had been resident of San Diego for 10 years before moving back to Fulton several years ago.
He attended Herkimer Community College for two years. Mr. Miller was a commercial and residential painter for 20 years. He was a Junior Olympic wrestling gold medalist in Southern California, and he enjoyed playing baseball in high school.
He was still involved with the Fulton Men’s League slow pitch softball at the time of his death. Mr. Miller also was an avid fisherman.
He is survived by his parents, Douglas I. Miller of Fulton and Jacqueline Miller of Fulton; paternal grandmother, Joann Miller of Florida, siblings Cassandra Lawson of Fulton and Gregory Miller of Fulton; five nieces, Brooke, Lindsay, Sydney, McKenna, Jordynn; one great-nephew, Wesely, one great-niece, Isabella; and several aunts, uncles, cousins and a large extended family.
Funeral Services will be 11:30 a.m. today, Aug. 24, at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. Secnd St. S., Fulton, with the Rev. Stephen Wirkes officiating. Burial will be private.
Calling hours will be 9 to 11:30 a.m. today at the funeral home.