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June 21, 2013

Ira B. Miller Jr.

The Daily Star

---- — Ira B. Miller Jr.

ONEONTA — Ira B. Miller Jr. (Buck) passed away on June 12, 2013, in Cortlandt Manor, following a brief illness.

He was born Feb. 15, 1923, in Durham, N.C.

He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Sophie C. Miller; a daughter, Pamela M. Curtin and son-in-law, Daniel Curtin of Yorktown Heights. 

Buck was a professional photographer on Long Island and owned his studio. He and Sophie retired from Long Island to Otego more than 30 years ago. He was a local codes enforcement officer for several towns and villages in the area for 15 years. He was an avid gardener and cook.

A World War II veteran, Buck was buried in the Gerald B. H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery on Flag Day, Friday June 14.

He will miss his friends at No Place.