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(November 3, 1939 – September 12, 2015)

Virgil L. Miner Jr., 75, of Midland passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 12, 2015 at his home. Virgil was born on November 3, 1939 in Midland to Virgil L. and Pauline (Jurers) Miner, Sr. He was married to Shirley Hoverman on May 23, 1959 in Midland.Virgil retired from bread route sales. He had a love of the outdoors and enjoyed hunting, fishing and golf. He also enjoyed Nascar and spending time in his garage. He will be missed by his loyal friend and dog, Barney.Virgil is survived by his wife, Shirley and sons; Virgil (Lisa Shrout) Miner, Todd (Kim Nowak) Miner and Brian (Lisa) Miner. He is also survived by his grandchildren; Matt, Tory, Kassie, Brandon, Mark, Ruby, Nikki, Sammie, Jessica and Alex as well as three great grandchildren. Virgil is survived by his brothers; Bob (Denise) Miner, Chuck Miner and his sisters; Kay Maxwell and Gayle Stark. He was predeceased by a brother, Ron Miner.A Funeral Service will be held at Smith Miner Funeral Home on Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 12:00 PM with Pastor Brian Michaels officiating. Friends may visit with the family at Smith Miner Funeral Home on Wednesday, September 16, 2015 from 10:30 AM until the time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Heartland Hospice.Online condolences can be offered at smithminer.com.