Archive for Thursday, June 28, 2007

Obituary: George E. Mills

June 28, 2007

George E. Mills


Visitation services for George Edward Mills, 76, Linwood, were Friday, June 22, at Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie. Private inurnment followed.

Mr. Mills died Sunday, June 17, 2007, at Leavenworth VA Hospital.

He was born July 20, 1930, in Tonganoxie, the son of Robert and Myrtle Swallow Mills.

Mr. Mills served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War and received a Purple Heart. He worked as a mechanic and plumber.

Survivors include his wife, Jackie Mills, of the home; three sons, Ronald Mills, Baldwin City, Rick Mills, Tonganoxie, and Zach Balthrope, Linwood; three daughters, Tonya Hunsaker, Lawrence, Roxlyn Mills, Winchester, and Jai Mills, Gravois Mills, Mo.; two stepsons, Ernie Rust, North Powder, Ore., and Donnie Rust, Lawrence; 21 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

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