Obituaries

Ed Mills 1946 - 2009 Bonner Springs

Services for Edward Boyde Mills, 63, Bonner Springs, will be 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 23, at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home. Burial will be in Bonner Springs Cemetery.
Mr. Mills died Monday, Oct. 19, 2009, at his home.
He was born on July 27, 1946, in Springfield, Mo.
Mr. Mills was a lifelong area resident, graduating from Bonner Springs High School in 1965. He was a U.S. Navy veteran and worked for many years as a boilermaker for Local Union No. 83. He later worked in maintenance at Bethany Hospital, retiring in 1996.
Mr. Mills was a bee master.
Survivors include his wife of 35 years, H.D. “Tracy” Mills, of the home; three sons, Dominick DeRosa, Bonner Springs, Sean A. Mills, Abilene, and Jason E. Mills, Gypsum; a brother, Roy J. Mills, Bonner Springs; a sister, Sandy Deck, Overbrook; and five grandchildren.
Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorials to the American Heart Association, sent in care of the funeral home, 214 Oak St., Bonner Springs, KS 66012.