Feb. 6, 1969 - Jan. 7, 2013 NORMAN Sean Miller, 43, passed away Monday, January 7, 2013, in Whistler, Canada. He was born February 6, 1969 in Wichita, Kansas to Lawrence and Inis (Goff) Miller. He was united in marriage on October 21, 2011 in Midwest City, Oklahoma to Melanie Goodner. Sean attended schools in Harrah, OK graduating from Harrah High School in 1987. He then enrolled at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Oklahoma graduating in 1993 with a BA in Information Systems. Sean continued his education enrolling at the University of Oklahoma obtaining his degree in physical therapy in 1998. At the time of his death, Sean was employed as a physical therapist for Norman Regional Health Care Systems working with his patients at Norman Regional's Outpatient Clinic. He was currently working towards his MBA at the University of Oklahoma. Sean is survived by his wife, Melanie Miller of the home; his father, Lawrence "Larry" Miller and his fiance, B.J. Sexton of Norman; one brother, Jason Miller and his wife, Cindy of OKC; one sister, Monica Miller; his mother and father-in-law, Martha and Bob Goodner of Norman; five nieces, Elle Miller of Oklahoma City, Kaela Williams of Norman, Emily Williams of Norman, Audrey Goodner of Virginia and Jessica Pendley of Ft. Worth, Texas; two nephews, Alex Miller of Oklahoma City and Robert Goodner of Virginia; one sister-in-law, Kimberly Williams of Norman; one brother-in-law, Robert Goodner and wife, Ashlye of Virginia; and many dear friends, co-workers, aunts, uncles and cousins. He is preceded in death by his mother, Inis Miller in 1997; his maternal grandparents, Edwin and Regina Goff; his paternal grandparents, Joe and Anna Miller. Sean was a great outdoor enthusiast and loved hiking, biking, running and skiing. He travelled extensively in the U.S. and abroad. His goal was to travel to all continents and had currently visited six. He was a sports fan, a dog lover (especially Waylon) and a home project do-it-yourselfer. Sean was a devout Catholic and loved reading the Bible. He was passionate about discussing religion, history and politics. Sean will be remembered as a loyal friend and a loving son, brother, uncle and husband. Memorials may be made to: The Oklahoma or Norman Regional Food Bank, 3355 S. Purdue St., OKC, OK 73179 or The Christian Foundation for Children and the Aging, One Elmwood Ave., Kansas City, Kansas 66103. The Miller family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., Thursday, January 17, 2013, at Havenbrook Funeral Home, 3401 Havenbrook St., Norman, OK. Memorial Mass will be held 2:00 p.m., Friday, January 18, 2013, at St. Thomas More University Parish, 100 E. Stinson, Norman with interment immediately following in the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. Arrangements for Sean and his family were placed in the care of the Vice Family at Havenbrook Funeral Home. Online condolences may be shared at

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Published in The Oklahoman on Jan. 16, 2013