Wakefield '60 Classmates: In Memoriam

Leonard "Len" Edward Miller
b: 4/25/1942     d: 6/7/2006

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Len Miller picture LEONARD MILLER, Homeroom President 4; National Honor Society 4; Mathematics Honor Society 3, Treasurer 4; Quill and Scroll 4; Key Club 3, President 4; Moonwatch 4; STARSTONE 3, Editor-in-Chief 4; Twiliters 2, 3, 4; Concert Band 2; Marching Band 2; Orchestra 2; Boys' State 3.
The Washington Post, Washington D. C. - June 9, 2006
Dr. Leonard E. Miller, on Wednesday, June 7, 2006, of Kensington, Maryland.  Beloved husband of Frances E. Miller; father of Thomas (Teresa) Miller, Elizabeth Miller, Jonathan Miller and Timothy (Jessica) Miller; grandfather of Anthony; brother of Donald Miller, Dorothy Miller and Jane Haupt.  Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, Maryland, Saturday, 1 to 4 p.m.  Funeral Service will be held at Knox Orthodox Presbyterian Church, 410 Granville Drive, Silver Spring, Maryland 20901 on Monday, June 12, at 10 a.m.  Interment Parklawn Memorial Park.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Knox Orthodox Presbyterian Church or    American Heart Association Memorial and Tribute Processing Center, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, Virginia 23058-5216.

The Washington Post, Washington D.C. - June 22, 2006
Leonard Edward Miller, 64, an electrical engineer with the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Gaithersburg, Maryland, died June 7 after a heart attack at his office.  He lived in Kensington, Maryland.  Before joining the institute in 2000, Mr. Miller worked for 22 years in Rockville for J.S. Lee Associates, a government contractor.  In 1998, he co-authored a handbook titled "Code Division Multiple Access Systems Engineering."  He was born in Washington and grew up in Arlington, where he graduated from Wakefield High School in 1960.  He graduated from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and received a master's degree in electrical engineering from Purdue University in 1966 and a PhD in the same discipline from Catholic University in 1973.  Mr. Miller was an active member of Knox Orthodox Presbyterian Church in Silver Spring, serving as an elder on the ruling committee of the church, a leader in the adult Bible study hour and choir member.  He also served as clerk of the Mid-Atlantic Presbytery of the Orthodox Presbyterian Church and helped with the formation of Cornerstone Presbyterian Church in Germantown.  His hobbies included photography, playing the clarinet and saxophone, composing and listening to music, and solving Sudoku and cryptic crossword puzzles.  Survivors include his wife of 41 years, Frances Elizabeth Miller of Kensington; four children, Elizabeth Miller of Kensington, Thomas Miller of Sterling, Jonathan Miller of State College, Pa., and Timothy Miller of Vermillion, S.D.; two sisters; a brother; and a grandson.

2011 Wakefield Class of 1960 and Wakefield Education Foundation (information@wakefieldalumni.org)