August 12, 1938 – April 2, 2020

Carol Faye Miller, 81, passed away peacefully with family members by her side at home in Boulder. She was born in Youngstown, Ohio and attended Kent State University, earning her medical technology degree.

She was a member of the “Gamma Phi Beta” sorority. During that time she was a contestant in the Miss Ohio and Miss Alliance contests. She was one of the finalists, and played a piano recital in the talent portion of the event. In 1981, she was 1st runner up in the Mrs. Colorado pageant. She also did professional fashion modeling.

Carol is survived by her husband of 59 years, Thomas M Miller, her son Thomas E Miller, daughter Deanna Marie Childs, and grandchildren Kristina, Victoria, David, Erik, and Katherine. Carol and Thomas moved to Colorado in 1971, and resided in Gunbarrel in Boulder County.

She loved music, and was active in travel, tennis, and playing bridge. She was an avid reader and loved the outdoors, especially the Colorado sunsets.

Carol worked in the Boulder Medical Center for a number of years as a medical technologist, and later worked at the Ethan Allen Design Center in Broomfield.

After her passing, Carol was cremated and her ashes will be distributed by her family by her wishes. her family asks that any contributions be made out to Trail Winds Hospice of Boulder. A celebration of her life to honor her with friends and family will be planned and announced in the near future.

5 thoughts on “Carol Faye “Coberly” Miller”

  1. Carol you will be so missed. You were always such a bright light and a beautiful, elegant, and kind woman. Rest In Peace now. ???

  2. Beautiful, Beautiful Carol❤️

    Wonderful Miller Family/Childs Family❤️
    Sending all of you my deepest condolences for your great loss.
    My heart is filled with tears with you.

    31 years ago, you all opened up your warm home to me?
    I have such great memories of Saturday morning aerobics classes and breakfast with Carol and Deanna, family dinners and family celebrations.
    A time I will always cherish.
    Sending much Love your way❤️

  3. A beautiful woman and friend. I was so lucky to have her in my life. I have very fond memories of her and I especially loved her laugh.

    1. Her laugh is probably one of the things that I will always remember and cherish. I will always truly miss my grandmother, I will not only miss her laugh but her tight hugs, her smothering kisses, her I love love love you’s, her Coco Chanel perfume, her timeless sense of fashion, her advise, her morning smoothies, her silly Halloween costumes and sweaters, her blue Christmas tree with icicles and angels, and I will forever miss her birthday, Valentines Day, and I love you cards that would spill confetti into your lap when opened. Reading through these few comments has actually been quite helpful for me and has made me really think about all the truly wonderful things about my grandmother that I will so greatly miss, so thank you all for putting such wonderful things on here for her, I know that I appreciate it and that Nonnie (Carol) would too.

  4. Carol was a wonderful friend to Debbie and I. Carol will be remembered for her friendship,grace and beauty. Though we have not seen our Boulder friends for a number of years we will carry her memory in our hearts until we all meet again.

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