Leroy B. Mills - July 03, 2014
Leroy B. Mills was born on Oct. 23, 1928 in Independence, Ore. and passed away on May 28, 2014 in Keizer, Ore.
Leroy was drafted into the Army in 1951 and served in the Korean War until 1953. He later worked for Portland Road Lumber.
Leroy married Shirley A. Mills on Oct. 22, 1960. He enjoyed golfing, working in his yard, flowers and he loved Christmas and took great pride in decorating the Christmas tree. He was a sharp dresser and took great pride in his appearance.
Leroy is survived by his wife Shirley; children Jerry, Nancy Petrin, Leeann Harmon, Colleen; sisters Arlene Hooker, Kathy Coleman; brother Leslie; eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents Clyde and Marge Mills and brother Ronald Mills.
Leroy was a wonderful husband, loving father and Papa and will be greatly missed by all.
A celebration of life was held at Restlawn Funeral Home on June 7.