Father Murton Miller passed away in Edmonton on Saturday, August 3, 2019, at the age of 93 years.
Father Miller was born in 1926 in North Battleford, Saskatchewan. He was ordained on 1st July 1962 for the Diocese of Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan (now merged with the Archdiocese of Regina). In 1994, when he retired, he took up residence in the Archdiocese of Edmonton. During that time, he offered assistance in parishes throughout the Archdiocese when pastors needed a replacement.
Father Murton is lovingly remembered by his brother, Bernard Miller, and several nieces and nephews, grand-nieces and grand-nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents, Alfred and Cecelia (nee Thibodeau), and his brothers, Eldon and Leonard.
A Funeral Mass presided by Most Reverend Richard Smith, Archbishop of Edmonton will take place on Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 3:00 pm at St. Andrew Catholic Church, 12810 -111 Avenue, Edmonton.
We offer condolences to his family, his brother priests and to his many friends.
Let us pray for the repose of his soul and the souls of all the faithful
departed, that through the mercy of God, they may rest in peace.