Miles, Marie R.
Oct. 17, 1929 - Jun. 19, 2013
Marie Richer Miles, 83, of Bradenton, Fl, formerly of Sarasota, passed away on July 19th, 2013. Services will be held at 11:00am, Saturday August 3rd, at St. Martha's Catholic Church. Interment will be in the church's rose garden. Survivors include her children; Larry, Dennis, Diane, Joan, Ann, Kevin, Judy, Elaine; 18 grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sisters, Emma Gauthier and Theresa Messenger. She was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Arthur L. Miles. Marie served the Lord as St. Martha's sacristan, St. Martha's Altar Society founder and with the Counsel of Catholic Women. She was also St. Jude's Altar Society founder and St. Jude's first sacristan in 2006. She was a member of Fr. John's bible class, a faithful supporter in the counting room, and a loving friend who will be missed by many throughout the Catholic community. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Father Fousto's Angels at St. Martha's Catholic Church.