Nyjel Paul Miller, age 18, of Waynesburg, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, September 12, 2020.
Born December 28, 2001 in Pittsburgh, the son of Allen Dale and Michaela Ingeborg (Eisenmann) Miller, of Waynesburg.
Nyjel graduated from West Greene High School in 2020, where he played four years of football, two years of Junior High in which his dad coached him and two years of High School. He was also a member of the band. Nyjel enjoyed hunting, fishing, riding four wheelers, playing video games, music and playing his guitar. He loved animals and had a good heart. Nyjel also loved to laugh and making other people laugh around him.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his three siblings, Lisa Wheeler, of Waynesburg, Robert (Jesse) Wheeler, of Conover, NC and Cale Miller, of Waynesburg; maternal grandparents, Arnold and Sieglinde Morris, of Würzburg, Germany; paternal grandparents, Shirley Miller, of Jefferson and Donald Henderson, of East Lake, OH; three nieces, Ava, Mila and Josie Wheeler.
Friends will be received on Thursday, September 17, 2020 from 4-8 p.m. at Kesterson-Rush Funeral Home, LLC. 3275 W. Roy Furman Hwy. Rogersville, PA 15359. Telephone: 724-499-5181. A funeral service will be held on Friday, September 18, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home with Dr. Keith Rieder, officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview-Kiger Cemetery, Whiteley, Twp.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Prevent Suicide PA at www.preventsuicidepa.org/donate-now or Kesterson-Rush Funeral Home, LLC. www.kestersonfh.com.
Please view and sign the online tribute wall at www.kestersonfh.com.