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“I enjoyed my visit at the Mills home while visiting Marcia and her parents during home-school visits. ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Richard Bultemeyer - Fort Wayne, IN

“RIP Jim! you will be truly missed!You are in mine and Chuck's hearts!Chuck and Judy Rabbitt ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Judy Rabbitt - Onondaga, MI

“Im so sorry for your loss. I will keep you all in my prayers. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Jeff Bauer - Angola, IN - friend

“Our condolences to the family.John and Kaylynn Reed ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Kaylynn Reed - Yoder, IN - Family

“I am so sorry for the loss of your Father. Remember you are not saying goodbye over the next few days. You are only saying see you later. We wish we...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Bill Milroy - Elkhart, IN

“Our deepest condolence Ray & Jeneva Giant ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Ray & Jeneva Giant - Larwill, IN

“I would like to express my condolences on the loss of Mr. Mills. Although it has been a long time, I have fond memories of our friendly neighbors on...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Helga Beck - Fort Wayne, IN

“Many blessings to the Mills family as they celebrate the good life of a good person. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Dennis Beck - Columbine Valley, CO

James O. "Jim" Mills, 88, passed away Friday, November 3, 2017 at Parkview Hospital Randallia in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, James was the son of the late Carl and Alma Mills. James was a farmer and worked with Dana for over 35 years prior to his retirement. Following his retirement from Dana he worked for Ivy Tech in their automotive field for 25 years. He was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church. James enjoyed fishing, being at Barton Lake, traveling, and attending all his children and grandchildren's activities. Surviving are his wife, Kathryn "Kay" Mills of Fort Wayne; children, Karen (Gene) Quinn of Fort Wayne, Roy (Mary) Mills of Ashland, VA, Albert (Jo) Mills, Marcia (Dale) Johnson both of Fort Wayne; grandchildren, Jennifer (Mark) Byler, Nick (Megan) Beeching, Heather (Daniel) Puff, Jennifer (Victor) Neimeyer, Bryan (Emily) Mills, Michelle (Chris) Ravenscroft, Brandon (Bree) Mills, Casey (Camille) Johnson, Josh Mills, Kirsten Johnson; and twelve great-grandchildren. James was preceded in death by his sister, Betty Reed. Service is 11:00 am, Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 7710 E. State Blvd. with calling one hour prior, Rev. Steven Ahlersmeyer officiating. Calling at D. O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road Monday, November 6, 2017, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm. Burial in Harlan Memorial Cemetery, Harlan, Indiana. Memorials may be made to St. Peter's Lutheran Church.