Rylee Cheyenne Miller
BROOKVILLE –– Rylee Cheyenne Miller was born Oct. 16, 1991, to Bruce and Jill Miller in Abilene. She departed to be with the Lord on Jan 14, 2013, in Alva, Okla., where she was attending college at Northwestern Oklahoma State University. She was a graduate of Ell-Saline High School in 2010 where she was active in softball and cheerleading.
Rylee was a lover of animals, especilly horses, cattle and dogs. She grew up ranching with her parents and loved competing in Ranch Rodeos and Ranch Horse Competitions. She later was involved in College Rodeos, first at Fort Hays State Univ. and, later at Northwestern.
She loved being a part of the rodeo family and enjoyed being involved with the breeding and the handling of bucking horses and bulls with boyfriend, James Hajek and his family in Oklahoma.
Rylee is survived by her mother, and father; brother, Chance, grandmother, Karen Watt, Springfield, Mo; grandfather, Roger Watt and Lisa, Abilene and grandparents, Bruce and Lola Miller, Detroit, and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and, of course, her dog, Thistle, and horse, Chigger.
She will be remembered by everyone who loved her by her beautiful blue eyes, her captivating smile, her quick wit and her infectious personality. She will never be forgotten.
Funeral services will be at 10 am on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, at the Emmanuel United Methodist Church, Abilene. Burial will follow in the Prairiedale Cemetery, Talmage. Visitation will be private. Memorials are suggested to the Rylee Miller Scholarship Fund, c/o the Ryan Mortuary, Salina. For more information or condolences go to www.ryanmortuary.com.
(This obituary was written and paid for by the family of Rylee Cheyenne Miller.)