Shirley Miller, 98, passed away peacefully surrounded by family Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017. She was born in 1918 to Joseph and Sarah Zimand and was predeceased by her sister, Claire, and her loving husband, Michael Miller.

Shirley Miller

Shirley Miller

She is survived by her children, Howard (Honey) Workman, Rich (Paula) Workman, Arthur Workman and Jackie (Larry) Hefter, and by grandchildren Cara Workman and Mark Siegel, Robyn (Tony) Marzullo, Cherryl Knott, Adam (Sara) Workman, Josh Workman, Scott (Anne) Hefter, and Sue-Ann (Irwin) Slonin.

Also by great-grandchildren Selia, Judson and Isabel Siegel, Ava and Josephine Marzullo, Alex, Liam and Mikayla Knott, Sydney Workman, Allison, Ted and Billy Hefter, and Carley, Gina and Samantha Slonin, whom she gave love and examples of strength and independence every day.

She lived life to the fullest, working and volunteering at the Marcus Jewish Community Center and the Northside Hospital Auxiliary for over 25 years. She loved life and was not even afraid to ride a bull at age 95.

Services were held Friday, Jan. 13, in Denver at Temple Sinai, with interment at Mount Nebo in Aurora, Colo. Instead of flowers, donations may be made to the Marcus JCC or the charity of one’s choice.