Bradley T. Miller 1982-2020
CHAMPION — Bradley T. Miller, 37, passed away Sunday, March 22, 2020, at 1:45 a.m. at Trumbull Regional Medical Center in the Intensive Care Unit, following complications from diabetes.
Brad was born Nov. 24, 1982, in Marion, the son of Michael A. and Cheryl A. Shreves Miller.
He graduated in 2001 from Champion High School, where he was top of his class. He first attended Youngstown State University as a nursing major before transferring to Kent State, where he graduated with an Associate’s Degree in Applied Business of Application Development and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Technology.
Brad worked as a surgical tech at Sharon Regional Health Systems, was a senior web developer for Executive Computer Solutions, was a network administrator for Cocca Development LLC and worked in the IT Department for Magna Corporation.
A veteran of the United States Army, Brad served his country abroad in Tikrit, Iraq, during the war against terrorism. He served in the medical hospital as an operating room technician. For his service to his country, he was awarded the Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal with Campaign Star, Development Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Ribbon, Armed Forces Reserve Medal with 10-year Device Bronze Hourglass, Armed Forces Reserve Medal with Bronze Star and received an honorable discharge Dec. 13, 2013, with the rank of Sergeant.
Brad enjoyed range shooting and computers. He was a black belt in Tae Kwon Do.
Fond memories of Brad will forever be remembered by his parents, Michael and Cheryl of Champion; a brother, Steven M. Miller of Champion; a sister, Rebecca A. Miller of Rossford; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins; and by a host of dear friends. He is also survived by his canine companions, Bandaide “Bubba” and Smoke.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, John and Mary DeJute Miller, and by maternal grandparents, William and Georgia Wolford Shreves.
In keeping with the governor’s orders regarding the coronavirus, a caring cremation will take place with a memorial service to be announced at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions take the form of donations in Brad’s name to United Service Organization, P.O. Box 96860, Washington, DC 20077-7677 or visit www.uso.org and click DONATE.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road NE, Warren, Ohio 44483, 330-394-6200. Dedicated to serving your loved ones. This obituary may be viewed, and condolences sent to www.statonborowskifuneral home.com.