Norman Herbert Miller, age 89 of Grand Rapids, went to be with the Lord, Sunday, September 27, 2015. He was the loving husband of Eva for 64 years, loving father of Maryann (Richard) Townley; Cheryl (John) Hunt, Tom (Jill) Miller, Kristin (Pat) Johannes; loving grandpa of Kress (Debbie), Scott, and Jacob Townley, Stephen, Rachel, Joel, Beth, and Jenna Hunt, Robert, Lauren, and Michelle Miller, Sarah Beth, and Michael Johannes; loving great grandfather of Lincoln and Juniper Townley. He is also survived by his sister-in-law Emily Deeter, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents Herbert and Stella Miller; and brothers, Ralph and Paul Miller. Norm grew up in Jackson, MI. He served as a Navy Pilot during WWII. He was a graduate of Greenville College in Illinois and later received his masters from the University of Illinois. Most of his career was spent at Ford Motor Company. Norm and Eva raised their family in Franklin, MI, before retiring to Montague. His Christian faith and family were his highest priorities. Funeral Service will be held Saturday, October 3rd at 3:00 p.m. at Thornapple Evangelical Covenant Church, 6595 Cascade Rd SE, Grand Rapids, 49546. Rev. Rob Peterson and Rev. Karen Ingebretson officiating. Visitation 1:30-2:45 p.m. prior to the service at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to Thornapple Evangelical Covenant Church.