CASPER—Bill “Billy Joe Amoco” Miller, age 87, passed away March 8, 2019 at Meadow Wind Assisted Living. Bill was born June 14, 1931 in Sterling, Colorado to Wayne and Lillian (Molaskey) Miller. He is a graduate of Natrona County High School.
Bill served in the Wyoming National Guard for 12 years. He was employed at Amoco Oil Company for 37 years and retired as Foreman of Operations in 1986. Bill was awarded the American Petroleum Institute’s Meritorious Safety Award in 1979 for his quick actions saving the life of a fellow worker.
Bill loved taking cruises with his second wife, Norma. They traveled extensively and he enjoyed being a snowbird, living in California for the winter months, before permanently moving there in 2011.
He was well known for walking fast and getting things done. The staff at Meadow Wind had to be quick to keep up with him.
In addition to his parents, Bill was preceded in death by his son, Todd, and his first wife, Eula (Lang).
He is survived by daughters, Susan (Gary) Romer and Linda (Vince) Phelps; grandchildren, Brian Ullrich, Lisa Ullrich, Matt (Destiny) Romer, and Noelle Romer; and six great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 10:00 am, Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Newcomer Casper Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association in Bill’s memory.
To leave a special message for Bill’s family, please visit www.NewcomerCasper.com.