Matthew Todd Miller, age 25 of Killbuck, Ohio passed away Monday March 22, 2021 at Specialty Select Hospital in Newark Ohio, surrounded by family after a lifelong battle with cystic fibrosis.
Funeral services will be 11am Monday March 29, 2021 at Alexander Funeral Home with Pastor Robert Hines officiating. Burial will take place at Killbuck Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday from 2:00-4:00 p.m and 5:00-7:00 pm at the Funeral Home. Those wishing to make online condolences may do so at www.alexanderfhinc.com.
Matt was born May 13, 1995 in Millersburg, Ohio. He was the son of Thomas and Tonya (Miller) Baker. He was a 2013 graduate of West Holmes High School where he was a fan of all sports and part of the basketball program. Matt was an avid fan of The Cleveland Indians and The Ohio State Buckeyes. In 2019 Matt was the recipient of a double lung transplant. Due to the generosity of his donor, Matt was able to enjoy the last years of his life to the fullest, which included participating in both indoor and outdoor softball leagues.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by a brother and sister of the home, Hayden and Jalynn Baker, Sister; Jasmine (Nick) Hauter of Wooster, Nieces; Emma and Ariyah Hauter of Wooster, Paternal Grandmother; Char Baker of Dover, Tennessee, Maternal Grandmother; Cindy Resecker of Killbuck, Maternal Grandparents; Ed and Marchele Miller of Killbuck, Maternal Great Grandmother Betty Miller of Killbuck, Aunts; Nichole Peterman of Big Prairie and Erika Moore of Wooster, Special Aunt and Uncle; Todd and Deb Miller of Warsaw, and numerous Great Aunts, Uncles, and cousins. Matt’s love for his family was immeasurable and was always his priority throughout his journey.
He was preceded in death by Maternal Great Grandparents; Robert and Gert Harford, Maternal Great Grandfather; Charles Alvin Miller, Paternal Great Grandmother; Beryl Baker, and Great Uncles Stan and Steve Harford.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Alexander Funeral Home to help defray costs.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Matt’s medical team at Akron Children’s Hospital and Ross Heart Hospital for their care throughout the years. Also a thank you to the staff at Specialty Select Hospital for all the kindness and care shown to Matt and his family.
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