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Willard Rae Mills, Jr.

November 21, 1949 ~ January 4, 2019 (age 69)

Willard Rae Mills, Jr., 69, of Wintersville, OH, passed away January 4, 2019 at Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville.

He was born November 21, 1949 in Steubenville, OH, a son of the late Willard R. Mills, Sr. and Virginia (Lassiter) Mills.

Willard was a member of the Covenant Presbyterian Church.

He was an avid follower of Steubenville Big Red and the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Willard was a devoted family man. He was a teacher, coach, and funeral director.

Willard is survived by his loving wife, Kathy Mills of Wintersville, OH; sons, Bryan (Katie) Mills of Steubenville, OH; daughters, Lisa (Steve) Jolly of Mason, OH, Tiffany Pierro of Steubenville, OH, Jennifer (Todd) Blackburn of Wintersville, OH, and Kristen Mills of Fairborn, OH; sister, Peggy Stout of Pittsburgh, PA; 9 grandchildren, Jessica and Matthew Jolly, Michael and Mia Pierro, Cooper and Nolan Blackburn, Dugan, Carmen, and Mae Mills.

Services for Willard will be held for the family only.

Burial will follow at Union Cemetery, Steubenville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Steubenville City Schools Scholarship Fund in memory of Willard Rae Mills, Jr.

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