GEORGE O. MILES II
George Oliver Miles II, 74, Overland Park KS, passed away Oct. 11, 2016. Service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, at Second Presbyterian Church, 318 E. 55th St., Kansas City, MO 64113. Born in St. Louis, MO, and raised in Mission Hills, the son of Dr. George O. Miles and Doris Miles. He attended Pem Day, graduated from SME HS, and attended KU in Lawrence, KS, and Culver- Stockton in Canton, MO, graduating as an English major, which inspired him to a hobby of writing. He was known as "Hero" by many friends. He was a stockbroker, investor, and owner of Shamrock Holdings. A patriotic life-long GOP conservative, he was proud to be a KS delegate and one of 14 national advisors for Ronald Reagan. He loved being with family and friends. George will be greatly missed by his loving wife, Sharon Miles, who shared 39 years of marriage; his five children and their spouses, George Miles III (Marta), Kevin Miles (Mei), Mindy Miles, Suzanne Willey, and Carol Ryan (Wes); and six grandchildren, Jennifer, George IV, Haley, Jack, Emilio, and Joaquin. He leaves behind his four siblings, Dr. John Miles, Mike Miles, Mary DeSaegher, and Doris Darr; their spouses; and extended family. George will be remembered for his vivacious character, great wit, sense of humor, "never give up" and fighter attitude, and love for his family and friends. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to American Heart Association.
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