April 20, 1966 ~ April 15, 2017
Stacey M. Miller, 50, Christine, ND, passed away Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Sanford Health Palliative Care Unit surrounded by her family.
Stacey was born April 20, 1966 in Minot, North Dakota to Earl and Sandra (Oiseth) Sauer. She graduated from New Rockford High School in 1984. She then attended cosmetology school in Jamestown. She went onto graduate from Moorhead State with a degree in Medical Coding. She was united in marriage to the love of her life Tim Miller on September 30, 1989 at St. John’s Catholic Church in New Rockford, ND. They lived in Moorhead, MN until 1994 when they moved to Hickson, ND and finally made their forever home in Christine, ND where they would raise their four wonderful children that she was so proud of.
Stacey loved the time she got to spend with her family and close friends. She will be remembered for her great sense of humor, an infectious smile and laugh that was contagious to all that were around her. She enjoyed cooking some of her favorite recipes for her family and friends including meals like potato hot dish, homemade buns, wild rice soup, and too many more to count! She was always excited to celebrate each and every one of the holidays with her family, and had a love for all animals. Her family will cherish so many memories including her famous phone calls, exchanging jokes, words of love and encouragement, and how she had a kind heart and ability to see the good in everyone she met. She will be greatly missed to all that knew and loved her.
Stacey is survived by her husband Tim Miller of Christine, ND; her three daughters, Lindsey Miller of Moorhead MN, Hailey Miller of Maryland, Olivia Miller of Christine ND; her son, Tate Miller of Fargo, ND; her sister Tammy (Gary) Neis of Mahnomen, MN; Her brother Joey (Tammy) Sauer of Waverly, IA; her step-brother Brandon (Annette) Ziebart of New Rockford, ND; her step-mother Verna Sauer of New Rockford, ND; along with many nieces, nephews, extended family, and close friends.
She was preceded in death by her father Earl Sauer, mother Sandra (Oiseth) Sauer, step-brother Faron Ziebart, and niece Tessa Miller.
The family would like to extend their gratitude to all of those who cared for Stacey at Sanford Health and in the Palliative Care Unit.
In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to St. Benedict Catholic Church, 11743 38th St S, Horace, ND 58047.
Prayer Service: 7:00 P.M. Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Wild Rice, ND with visitation starting at 6:00 P.M.
Mass of Christian Burial: 11:00 A.M. Thursday, April 20, 2017 at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Wild Rice, ND with visitation starting at 10:00 A.M.
Burial: St. Benedict Catholic Church Cemetery.