July 17, 1921 – May 13, 2016


Althea A. Miller, 94, Sauk Rapids, MN died Friday, May 13, 2016 at the St. Cloud Hospital, St. Cloud, MN.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 12:00 PM at the Lutheran Church Of The Good Shepherd, Sauk Rapids, MN. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church on Wednesday. Burial will be in the Lucan Cemetery, Lucan, MN. Funeral arrangements were made by Benson Funeral Home, St. Cloud, MN.

Althea was born on July 17, 1921 in Lucan, MN to Arthur and Pauline (Kotval) Christensen. She was married to Leonard “Steve” Miller on May 25, 1944 in Springfield, MN. Althea enjoyed watching MN Twins baseball, reading and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her daughters, Karen (Gordon) Kellogg of Prescott, AZ, Delores (Larry) Wright of New Prague, MN, and Barbara Kuebelbeck of Sartell, MN; siblings, Lawrence Christensen, Mary Iovino, Jean Turgeon, Art (Marcia) Christensen, Bert Christensen, Cathy (Gary) Allex; Sister-in-law, Val Jean Christensen; grandchildren, Bob (Alicia) Morke, Linda (Sean) Costello, Steve (Kari) Kuebelbeck, Chris (Tracy) Morke, Kristy (Jason) Broermann, Amanda (Adam) Hartman; step grandchildren, Katy (Aron) Nickerson and Michael (Colette) Wright; 6 great grandchildren and 3 step great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Leonard “Steve” on August 17, 2001; daughter, Linda Miller; granddaughter, Andrea Morke; siblings, Lorraine Christensen, Donald Christensen, Gil Christensen and Jim Christensen.