Roscoe Miracle, 89, currently of Louisville, KY, formerly of Decatur, IN, passed away on Sunday, February 24, 2019 at the Masonic Home of Louisville. He was born in Tennessee on December 20, 1929, son of the late Thomas and Bessie (Russell) Miracle. On July 9, 1975, he married Virginia A. “Gini” Miller and after 40 years together, she preceded him in death on February 2, 2016.
He was a former member of the Decatur Church of Christ and Damascus Road Church. While at the Masonic Home of Louisville he started a men’s coffee club and a garden. Roscoe worked as a fabric cutter at Berne Furniture for 47 ½ years. He was well known for his hard work and attention to detail.
He is survived by 9 children, 4 sons and 5 daughters; Bruce A. (Jennifer) Miracle of Florida, Clint D. (Stephanie) Miracle of Kentucky, Darryl L. (Andrea) Miracle of Ft. Wayne, J.L. (Virginia) Miracle of Jeffersonville, Debbie A. (Randy) Polczer of Georgia, Natalie S (Marty) Martino of New York, Peggy D. Miracle of Decatur, Shirley K. Funk of Ohio and Mary G. Light of Decatur; 3 stepchildren, Bennie Butler, Shawn Butler, and Deb (Thomas) Schindler all of Decatur; his ex-wife (Juanita Miracle); 4 siblings, Conley, Ted, Lily (Dewey), and Verdie (John); 20 grandchildren and 4 step grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home.
The Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 3, 2019 at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home, with calling 1 hour prior, starting at noon. Pastor Nathan Hunter will be officiating; burial will follow at the Pleasant Dale Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to Hosparus Health of Louisville, 3532 Ephraim McDowell Dr., Louisville, KY 40205.