Obituary: Wayne L. Miles


May 11, 1949 – April 04, 2021

information provided by Smits Funeral Home

Wayne L. Miles, age 71, of Lansing, IL, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 4, 2021, Easter Sunday. Beloved husband of Angie Miles, nee Klein. Loving dad of Matt (Rebecca) Miles and Mollie (Chris) Cameo. Cherished Dzia-Dzia of Caterina, Amelia, and Angelo Cameo, and Jett and Jovie Miles. Dear brother of Don (Marianne) Miles, Lenny Miles, Pete (Debbie) Miles, Patti (Wally) Smith, Paul Miles, Steve (Terri) Miles, Joe (Becky) Miles, and Marie Miles. Kind uncle of many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents Leonard and Irene Miles; step-son of Martha Miles.

Visitation Thursday, April 8, 2021 from 3 – 8 p.m. with a vigil service to be held at 6:30 p.m. (masks please).  Prayer service Friday, April 9, 2021, at 8:45 a.m. at Smits Funeral Home, 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane, Dyer, IN, with Deacon Tim Springer officiating.  Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery – Elwood, IL.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to The American Cancer Society or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, in Memory of Wayne.

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