Reintsema expects many of Miller’s former staffers to attend the funeral “because everyone really appreciated his commitment to good government.” But Miller-Jackson said that along with his commitment to government, her grandfather earned admirers because of his engaging personality.
“He was the truest gentleman. He left you with a good feeling whenever you would meet him. ... Aside from being very technological, he was very much a people person,” she said.
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.