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Cheryl L. Miller

Born November 7, 1944

Cheryl L. Miller, age 69, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 22, 2014.

Cheryl was born in Richmond, VA on November 7, 1944, and was the daughter of the late Frank Miller and Marcia Shelton Miller. She worked for many years as an expediter for Strawbridge and Clothier at the company’s Christiana Mall store.

Cheryl enjoyed staying physically active, and was an avid walker who enjoyed her daily jaunts through the mall and on the Riverfront in Wilmington. In her leisure time, she liked crocheting, reading books of all genres, shopping, and dining out. Cheryl had a soft spot in her heart for animals of all kinds, and shared a special bond with her own pets. She was a devoted mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother, and friend. Cheryl will be dearly missed.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Ronald Shelton. Cheryl is survived by her children, Christine R. Ledden of Elkton, MD, Mark J. Ledden of Somerset, PA, and Marcia L. Ledden (Gerald Peterson, Jr.) of Middletown, DE; 5 grandchildren, Caitlyn Ledden, Ivan Ledden, Brock Ledden, Kylianna Peterson, and Timothy Peterson; and 1 great grandchild, Tyler Koppel.

Services and interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Cheryl’s name may be made to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA), 455 Stanton-Christiana Road, Newark, DE 19713.

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  • It was an honor to be Cheryl’s friend. I will miss her dearly. My thoughts and prayers go out to her entire family and all who’s lives were touched by her!

  • My family and I send our deepest condolences. May you find comfort in Revelation 20:12,13.

  • Cheryl worked at Strawbridge for many years, was a very hard and dependable worker. We shared many conversations about our families. My deepest condolences to Christine and the entire Miller family.
    Continued blessings,
    Carolyn Davis & Family

  • I am so sorry for your loss. I will miss all the phone conversations we shared. She will be sadly missed.
    My prayers go out to her family.

  • Lots of love and prayers to you all. I donate to the Kent County SPCA on a regular basis. The next donation I make I will leave her name on it. Peace

  • I’m so sorry to hear about Cheryl. She was such a sweet person will never forget what a good friend she was to my Mom (Anna).
    My thoughts and prayers go out the Miller family.

  • I was fortunate to have dinner with Cheryl and others on Christmas Eve. It serves as an illustration of how important it is to make every moment count. My deepest sympathy to her family and friends.

  • So sorry to hear about Cheryl. My condolences to her children and grandchildren. May she rest in peace.

  • So sad that Cheryl passed away. I have looked for her for several years. It’s to bad I had to find her by a OBIT. We dated in the early 60s. Love ya Cheryl and God black e as. Dave