July 2, 1935 – August 23, 2013
David W. Mills passed away August 23, 2013 at Mercy Hospice in Johnston.Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, August 28th at Dunn’s Funeral Home in Des Moines. The family will greet friends two hours prior to service time. Burial will follow in the Glendale Cemetery in the Veterans section.
David was born to Edwin and Marguerite (Beal) Mills in Gary, Indiana on July 2, 1935.He has lived in the Des Moines area for over 27 years. He was an Army Veteran during the Korean War and honorably discharged in 1957. David was employed for fifteen years in the Security and building and maintenance at the Des Moines Register. He also worked part time at Hy-Vee, his hobbies included bowling, cribbage, and also a bird enthusiast, he was also an avid fan of the Chicago White Sox.
His memberships include Holy Trinity Catholic Church, and the American Legion. David is survived by his Fiance’, and loving partner Sandra Richman, He is also survived by his sons David, John, Daniel, and Andrew, eight grandchildren, three great grandchildren, and many nieces, and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother Robert, and daughter Mary Geyer.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to Mercy Hospice in Johnston, IA.
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