Stephen Craig Miller

  • Born: May 7, 1951
  • Died: May 20, 2015
  • Location: Port Charlotte, Florida

Roberson Funeral Home and Crematory

2151 Tamiami Trail
Port Charlotte, FL 33948
Tel. 941-629-3141

Tribute & Message From The Family

Stephen Craig Miller,1stSG U.S.ARMY Ret., 64, of Port Charlotte, Florida, passed away peacefully Wednesday, May 20, 2015 in the comforting care and love of his wife and family at his Port Charlotte residence.

Stephen was born May 7, 1951 in Hempstead, New York to Ray and Ruth Miller. Stephen began his military career as a young man wanting to serve his country serving in the Vietnam war, and before the end of his career in the Persian Gulf war. Among his many medals, badges, citations and commendations, he was proudest of his two Bronze Stars, and multiple Meritorious and Army Commendation awards. He and his wife Linda raised four children during this time, and moved from his last posting at Fort Hood, Texas following his retirement to Port Charlotte in 1993, where he enjoyed spending time with his family.

Survivors include his mother, Ruth Miller of Venice, FL, and his beloved wife of more than 40 years, Linda M. Miller; sons Craig (Shannon) Miller and Timothy Miller, both of Port Charlotte; daughter, Christine Miller also of Port Charlotte; and twelve grandchildren; sisters, Sharon (Malcolm) Lowery of AL and Jeanne (John) Robinson of VA; brothers, Thomas (Teri) Miller also of VA, and Douglas (Kelly) Miller of GA; many nieces, nephews and extended family members. Stephen was preceded in death by his father Ray, and a son, Kevin Miller.

Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. this Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at Roberson Funeral Home Port Charlotte Chapel. Committal services with Military Honors will follow at 1:30 P.M. at Sarasota National Cemetery, Sarasota, Florida.

Memorial donations in Stephen's memory are suggested to Tidewell Hospice Philanthropy Department.

Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Port Charlotte Chapel.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Lost touch with Steve years ago, after I enlisted, but he was never far from my thoughts. Tried to find him recently and came across this. I was deeply saddened by the news. Steve and I, along with other coworkers always took as stand against injustice. I many lessons from Steve that helped get me where I am today, he was, ans is my friend, I will miss him.

Posted by Daniel F Rembish Rembish - York, PA - Friend   April 05, 2019

Was pne of the best examples of how a NCO should be. Never looked down on anyone and was always willing to share in any advice needed.

Posted by Doug Raybourn - Worthington, KY - Friend   May 30, 2015


Linda I am so sorry for your loss. God bless you and your family

Posted by Irene Safford - port charlotte, FL   May 29, 2015


Dear Linda and Family.
My prayers go out to you and your family.

Posted by Rose Gaudette    May 26, 2015

We are very grateful to have met such a wonderful man.We had great times with him.we will never forget him.our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Posted by Gloria Norton - Dryden, ME - good friend   May 25, 2015

I was so very sorry to hear of Steve's passing. When we lose a loved one here on earth, we gain an angel in heaven that watches over us. Please take comfort in knowing that you have another angel to look after you and the family. Steve may not be there with you in person, but, his love will always stay beside and around you. May our Lord bless and comfort you, your family and friends during this time of grief.

Stay strong!

Posted by Chris Robbins - Cape Coral, FL - Friend   May 25, 2015


Linda, so sorry to learn of Steven's passing. We know that you will always have many memories and that he will always be in your heart. He may be gone but he will never be forgotten! Take care of yourself. May God Bless You and your family. Love, Janet and Jay

Posted by Janet and Jay Lamborn - Port Charlotte, FL   May 24, 2015


Linda and Family

Our deepest sympathy ...
Herzlichstes Beileid

Posted by Christine und Walter Gesslbauer - Punta Gorda, FL   May 23, 2015

Dear Linda. our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We are so sorry for your loss.

Angie & Ron Lamke

Posted by angie parker-lamke - portcharlotte, GA - friend   May 23, 2015

Dear Linda. our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We are so sorry for your loss.

Angie & Ron Lamke

Posted by angie parker-lamke - portcharlotte, FL - friend   May 23, 2015

Dear Linda and al of the Miller Family,

Our heart goes out to you. May Stephen RIP, all suffering is gone now!
Our love thought and prayers.

Posted by Bob & Di Vorbroker - Punta Gorda, FL - Friend   May 23, 2015