Previous Olympian Bode Miller's 19-month-old little girl kicked the bucket after a disastrous suffocating mischance ... TMZ has learned. The Orange County Coroner's Office affirms Emeline Grier Miller passed away in a clinic. A source near the family reveals to us Bode and his better half, Morgan, were going to a neighbor's gathering on Sunday - and, some way or another, Emeline wound up in a pool.
It's hazy to what extent she was in the water at the same time, as indicated by Orange County Fire, paramedics raced to the scene and did mouth to mouth before transporting her to a healing facility. They were not ready to revive her.
Morgan and Bode said via web-based networking media ... "We are beyond devastated. Never in a million years did we think we would experience a pain like this. Her love, her light, her spirit will never be forgotten. Our little girl loved life and lived it to its fullest everyday." Emeline was the most youthful of Bode's 4 youngsters. She was named after Bode's grandma.