Visitation: Wednesday, March 8, 2023, from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM at the funeral home.
Funeral Service: Thursday, March 9, 2023, at 11:00 AM also at the funeral home with Pastor Angela West officiating. Private interment will follow at Mt. Ever Rest Memorial Park in Kalamazoo, MI.
Bruce M. Miller age 79 of Horton, formerly of Burr Oak and Sturgis, passed away at his home on Sunday, March 5, 2023.
Bruce was born on July 30, 1943, in Kalamazoo, Michigan, a son to the late Clarence K. and Mary C. (Stevens) Miller.
Bruce graduated from Kalamazoo Centre High School. Following graduation, he moved to the Burr Oak and Sturgis areas and lived there for most of his life. 2 years ago, Bruce moved to Horton and lived there until his passing.
On July 31, 1981, Bruce married his wife of 41 years Susan Hosted. They were married at their home in Burr Oak.
Bruce worked as a salesman for Senco Pneumatic Tools for 20 years. He also sold pet supplies for 8 years.
Surviving Bruce today is his wife Susan Miller of Horton, 4 children: Steve (Melissa) Miller of Burr Oak, Christy (Kith Rocho) Miller of Sturgis, Troy (Connie Ledyare) Miller of Burr Oak, and Paul (Kate) Harmon of Richland, 8 grandchildren: Kole Miller, Vanessa Everitt, David Ringler, Katie Beamish, Madasen Wiseman, Cheyanne Jonas, Luna Harmon, and Skye Harmon, and 4 great grandchildren.
Besides his parents Clarence and Mary Miller, Bruce was preceded in death by his sister, Karen Miller.
The Miller family will receive friends and relatives on Wednesday, March 8th, 2023, from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM at the Schipper Funeral Home LTD. in Colon. A funeral service celebrating Bruce’s life will be held on Thursday, March 9th, 2023, at 11:00 AM also at the Schipper Funeral Home with pastor Angela West officiating. A private interment will follow at Mt. Ever Rest Memorial Park in Kalamazoo, MI. In lieu of flowers the family asks memorial donations be made to the Miller Family. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Memories and condolences can be left for the family at Schipperfuneralhome.com
Jennifer O Bauman
March 7, 2023 @ 8:33 am
Christy,Steve and Troy I’ll always love you guys. Be still and let God heal your hearts. One of the hardest things I have ever done is bury my dad. It’s been 31 years and my heart still aches. Remember to pray to the gods and they will ease the pain. Love you all. Jen
March 7, 2023 @ 6:16 pm
My heart goes out to you all that loss a very well loved man, God speed for your heavy hearts all my love an prayers are with you during these sad times!
Your friend Lisa Haney
Debbie and John Herring
March 9, 2023 @ 10:49 am
Saddened by your loss Christy and family. Prayers for comfort as you heal with precious memories.
March 10, 2023 @ 12:35 pm
Remember Bruce from high school and being a good friend of my husband, Ron Sheldon. Ron family often spoke of Bruce’s folks. Lost Ron in 2020. Prayers for the family.
March 16, 2023 @ 11:36 pm
I am sorry for your loss.
You an Bruce had a very unique life together.
I remember him dearly.