Gerald T. Miller, 78, of Latrobe, formerly of Greensburg, passed away on Monday, May 13, 2024, at Forbes Regional Hospital, Monroeville. Born February 10, 1946, in Greensburg, he was a son of the late Howard Miller and Irene (Lynch) Miller. Gerald was a member of St. Benedict Catholic Church, Marguerite, where he sang in the choir. He was also an active volunteer at St. Vincent Cemetery is working to restore and refurbish the cast iron crosses which mark the graves of the Monks. Prior to his retirement in 2004, he had been a longtime guidance counselor at the Greater Latrobe Senior High School. Before his time at senior high school, he also had been a guidance counselor and math teacher at the Greater Latrobe Junior High School. He was also a former leader of Boy Scout Troop 403 of Southwest Greensburg. He loved to be outdoors gardening and landscaping and also enjoyed reading and photography. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Eugene Miller; and one sister, Connie Kowalsky. Gerald is survived by his wife of 50 years, Donna M. (Zentner) Miller of Latrobe; one son, Ryan L. Miller, and his wife Allyson, of Johnsonburg, PA; one daughter, Regan Q. Smail, and her husband Sam, of Latrobe; three grandchildren, J.R. Smail, Matthew Smail, and Sydney Miller; his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Richard Zentner and Kathy Nowe, Judy and Steve Holko, Marian and Jim Petrillo, and Kenny and Val Zentner; he is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday at the Lopatich-Brinker Funeral Home, LLC, 601 Weldon Street, Latrobe. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Monday in St. Benedict Catholic Church, Marguerite, with the Rev. Daniel Blout as celebrant. Everyone is asked to please go directly to church. Private interment will follow at St. Vincent Cemetery, Latrobe. Memorial contributions may be made to the Greater Latrobe Partners In Education Foundation, 1816 Lincoln Avenue, Latrobe, PA 15650. To sign the online guest book, send condolences, or share a story, please visit To plant trees in memory, please visit the Sympathy Store.