Benjamin Elliott Miller |

Benjamin Elliott Miller

Post Independent
Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Benjamin Miller passed away peacefully in his sleep, with his girlfriend Beth and loyal dog Boone by his side on Nov. 6, 2011, he was 33.

Ben was born on June 18, 1978 in Aurora, Colo. from the marriage of Thomas and Susan Miller. At the age of ten the family moved from Aurora to Gunnison, Colo. and he spent the last ten years of his life in New Castle, Colo. He worked at the family business, Tom’s Stripping.

Ben lived life to the fullest and on his terms. Ben’s passion was spending time in the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing. His love for the outdoors was captured in his photography. Family and friends will always remember him saying “Yeppers” and in response to how he was doing “Just another day in paradise”.

Ben leaves behind his mother, Susan Miller of Grand Junction, Colo.; two brothers: Brian (Stephanie) Miller of Aurora, Colo., Toby Miller of Parachute, Colo.; two sisters: Jodi (Dan) Gillespie of Aurora, Colo., K.C. (Bryan) Miller of Grand Junction, Colo. and his significant other; Beth Bromberg and many numerous nieces and nephews. Ben was preceded in death by his father, Tom Miller.

A celebration of Ben’s life will be held at 3 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011 at 2084 West Sequoia Road, Grand Junction, Colo. 81507. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Martin Mortuary in the name of Benjamin Miller.

Cremation arrangements are under the care of Martin Mortuary, friends and family may leave their condolences at

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