Mr. Miles was a retired over the road truck driver. He was a founding member of the Freeburg Children’s Athletic Association and served as president for several years. He also served on the board of directors of the Little Knight’s Football Club. Mr. Miles was an avid St. Louis Cardinal fan.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Edna, nee Hamm, Miles; three sisters, Audrey Gustafson, Helen Gintz, and Shirley Robinson; seven brothers, Charles, Jim, David, John, Bob, Edgar, and Donald Miles; and his father-in-law and mother in-law, Norman and Clarice Keller.
He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Cindi, nee Keller, Miles; five children, Patrick (Gina) Miles of San Antonio, Texas, Jodi Miles-Lorta of Springfield, IL, Michael (Sharon) Miles of Copperas Cove, Texas, William, Jr (Lisa) of Springfield, IL, and Amy (Frank) Landry of Belleville, IL; eight grandchildren, Taylor and Riten Miles, Alyssa Miles, Caleb (Jackie), Andrew, and Rebecca Miles, Kaleigh Miles, and Zachary Landry; three great-grandchildren, Kaidence, Annabelle, and Sebastian Miles; and a great-granddaughter on the way, Isabelle Miles.
Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may visit the family from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 11, 2021, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Memorial services will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, July 11, 2021, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
According to Mr. Miles wishes, cremation was held.