2013-01-16 / Obituaries

Roger D. Mills Sr. McConnellsburg, 65

Roger “Buck” D. Mills Sr., 65, McConnellsburg, Pa., died Monday, January 7, 2013, at his residence.

He was born in Warfordsburg, Pa., on July 31, 1947, the son of the late Harry and Wavy (Stotler) Mills. He was the widower of Carol R. (Helman) Mills, whom he married on December 2, 1967. She preceded him in death on September 5, 2000.

He worked at JLG Industries, McConnellsburg, for the past 40 years. He also enjoyed farming, hunting and cooking.

He is survived by a son, Roger D. Mills Jr. of St. Thomas; daughters Kelly S. Morton of Needmore; and Stephanie L. Mills of Warfordsburg; sisters Mae Tucillo of N.Y.; Peggy McAllister of Hancock; Alice Younker of Needmore; and Edna Knable of Needmore; brothers: Jearl Mills of Shippensburg; Harold E. Mills of Warfordsburg; and Wilbur “John” Peck of Warfordsburg; and four grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by sisters: Kathleen Yuen, Julia Truax, Susan L. Peck, an infant sister and a brother, Sonny Mills.

Funeral services were held at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., Mc- Connellsburg, at 11 a.m., Friday, January 11. Rev. William Swope officiated. Interment was at Union Cemetery Mc- Connellsburg.

Online condolences at www.howardlsipes.com.

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