May 3, 1970 - Aug. 11, 2013
OSCEOLA - Timothy L. Miller, 43, residing in Osceola, passed away at 2:45 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013, in Elkhart General Hospital, after a brief yet valiant battle against an illness.
He was born May 3, 1970, in Elkhart to Valerie (Hall) Wood and Charles Miller.
Tim was employed by Elkhart Central High School, encouraging youth to make the right choices and better decisions. He was a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity at Vincennes University. Tim loved baseball and coaching and touched many youths' lives throughout his years on the baseball diamond. He was also a passionate Notre Dame fan.
Tim was a dedicated father, loving husband and one of the kindest people you would ever have met. He will be greatly missed.
On May 12, 2001, in South Bend, Tim married the former Jean E. Baker. She survives in Osceola.
He is also survived by his mother, Valerie (Bobbie) Wood of Elkhart; sons Gary S. Miller of Elkhart and Casey L. Miller of Osceola; sisters Tami and Lorinda Allard, both of Elkhart; mother-in-law Joyce J. Baker of South Bend; father-in-law George "Lee" (Sherry) Baker of Mishawaka; sister-in-law Justine (Tom) Kline of Osceola; and brothers-in-law Jim Baker and Ryan (Jennifer) Johnson, both of South Bend.
Funeral services for Tim will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, at Palmer Funeral Home-Hickey Chapel, 17131 Cleveland Road, South Bend. The Rev. Brian White of Lakeville United Methodist Church will officiate. Graveside services and burial will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Osceola. Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy in memory of Tim may be donated to the Tim Miller Medical Relief Fund at any First Source Bank. Online condolences may be left for the Miller family at www.palmerfuneralhomes.com.