John E. Miller, Independence, Mo., passed at home with family, on Wednesday, August 18, 2010, after a battle with cancer.

John E. Miller, Independence, Mo., passed at home with family, on Wednesday, August 18, 2010, after a battle with cancer.

The family will have a private service.

John requested is body be donated to science.

Arrangements: Mid America Mortuary Service, 913-677-2774.