The Obit For Mark Miller

Mark E. Miller Ph.D.

Published in The Daily Local on December 2, 2010

Mark E. Miller of Scranton Mark E. Miller, PhD , died on Sunday, Nov. 28, 2010. Dr. Miller was born in Chester, the son of the late John J. and Anne (nee McLaughlin) Miller. Dr. Miller attended St. Robert Elementary School, and graduated from St. James High School in 1974.

He enrolled at UCLA where he stayed for two years, till he was signed by the Cincinnati Baseball Club and played in the farm system.

After leaving baseball he enrolled at Drexel University where he received his bachelor's degree in 1986. He then enrolled at the Medical College of Pennsylvania from which he received his PhD in 1993. He was presently teaching at Commonwealth Medical College in Scranton, where he was a professor in neuroanatomy.

Prior to moving to Commonwealth Medical he had taught at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine for 14 years , and was also an adjunct professor at Drexel University School of Medicine.

Mark excelled in sports, especially baseball where he played for his high school and the Delco Baseball League.

Mark loved three things in life, his family and his two sons; he was always there for his boys' sporting events, no matter the time or place; secondly his mother and father, he and his wife were there to take care of both his parents during their final years.

Mark is survived by his wife Jennifer (nee McSparren), sons Ian A. and Colin P. Miller of Downingtown, three brothers John J. Miller, Jr., MD of Newport Beach, Calif., Thomas F. Miller of Fort Lauderdale, Fla. and Daniel J. Miller, MD of Fresno, Calif.

Mark's funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday Dec. 3, in the Carr Funeral Home, 935 S. Providence Rd. ( Route 320), Wallingford, where friends may call after 10 a.m.

Interment will be private. Condolences may be left at www.carrfuneralhome.net.