Chaz Miller


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Posted Online: Oct. 27, 2009, 6:15 pm
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Chaz Miller, 9-year-old son of Shannon Miller, Moline, and Tom Miller, Davenport, died unexpectedly Monday, Oct. 26, 2009, in the emergency room at Trinity Medical Center, 7th Street Campus, Moline.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, with services at 7:30 p.m. at Gibson Funeral Home, Port Byron. Memorials may be made to an education fund for his brother, Gavin.

Chaz was born April 10, 2000, in Davenport, the son of Thomas and Shannon Terranella Miller. He was a fourth-grade student at Butterworth Elementary School, Moline. He always was cheerful, always smiling and was a very loving and giving young man. He loved school and being around his friends. He enjoyed playing video games. His very best friend was his brother, Gavin.

Survivors include his parents; a brother, Gavin; paternal grandfather, Joseph Miller, Rock Island; his maternal grandparents, Wendy Terranella, Silvis, and Phillip Terranella, Texas; his great-grandmother, Lucy Terranella, Texas; and his uncle, Robby Terranella, Austin, Texas. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Linda Miller; and his aunt, Renee Miller.
















 



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