Douglas (Doug) Miller, 70, Okmulgee, OK, passed away August 2, 2022 at St. Francis Hospital South, Tulsa, OK.
A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, September 16, 2022 at Sunset Memorial Gardens, Bismarck, ND.
Doug was born July 25, 1952 in Fargo, ND. He was raised on a farm in Hazelton, ND and attended public school there. Doug worked as a ranch hand in North Dakota and Nebraska. His love of working with horses lead him to work at racetracks throughout the central United States.
In August 1999, while working at a track in Iowa, Doug suffered a disabling injury. Being unable to work he settled in Oklahoma with his companion, Murlene Allen.
Doug enjoyed traveling, playing cards, rodeos, watching tv and going to his favorite coffee shop.
Doug is survived by his brother, Rick (Joleen) Miller, Bismarck; niece, Sheri (Chris) Hanson, Bismarck, step-nephews, Mike Kneeland, Bismarck, and Drew (Sarah) Kneeland, Omaha, NE; Uncle, Ev (Bev) Miller, Bismarck and companion Murlene Allen, Okmulgee, OK.
Doug was preceded in death by his parents, Robert (Bob) and Vada Miller; his grandparents, Henry and Agnes Miller and Noble and Lillian Nelson and many beloved family members.