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James A. Miller

Oct. 14, 1951 - May 3, 2017

James A. Miller, 65, Altoona, passed away Wednesday after a long battle with dementia and cancer.

He was born in Altoona, son of the late James E. and Mildred (Laich) Miller.

Surviving are his loving wife, Debbie (Balestino) Miller; three children: Brian, Sean and Jennifer, all of Altoona; and a sister, Susie Stacey of Altoona.

James was a 1969 graduate of Altoona Area High School. He was employed at WTAJ-TV with 32 years of service.

Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, May 7, 2017, at Santella Funeral Home, Altoona. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 8, 2017, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Altoona. Committal will be at Calvary Mausoleum, Altoona.