Monday, November 14, 2016

Mills, Robert 'Orville' (24 Jan 1922 - 14 Nov 2016) [55120:K].

Mills, Robert 'Orville' (24 Jan 1922 - 14 Nov 2016) [55120:K].
Son of Scroggin, Hallie Marie (Mills) (1 May 1899 - 5 Jun 1945) [] [HS:D861].
Grandson of Scroggin, Ira Lee (1 Oct 1872 - 17 Jan 1922) [44146:K] [HS:D86].
Son of Mills, James Orville () [].
Albany Democrat-Herald, Robert 'Orville' Mills, 15 Nov 2016 [Newsbank]
Corvallis Gazette-Times, Robert 'Orville' Mills, 15 Nov 2016 [Newsbank]
(Updated 20 Nov 2016)

Albany Democrat-Herald (OR) - November 15, 2016
Corvallis Gazette-Times (OR) - November 15, 2016

Deceased Name: Robert "Orville" Mills
Jan. 24, 1922 — Nov. 14, 2016

Robert "Orville" Mills passed away on Monday, Nov. 14, at his home in Corvallis.

He was born in Bismarck, North Dakota, to James and Hallie ( Scroggins ) Mills. Orville graduated from Klamath Falls High School in 1941. After high school he joined the United States Navy and served seven combat patrons aboard the U.S.S. Billfish in the South Pacific as a motor machinist mate 1st class.

Orville married Clara Hoeffner in November of 1963 and resided in Corvallis since. He worked as a draftsman for Gerliner Carrier in Dallas and then for CH2M and Corvallis Tool. Orville was always a very active member of the First Baptist Church in Corvallis.

Orville is survived by one son, retired Master Sgt. Ernie Mills; and two daughters, Hallie (Joe) Yates and Robin (Stan) Keller.

A viewing will be from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Nov. 18, at McHenry Funeral Home, 206 N.W. Fifth St., Corvallis. A funeral service presided over by Pastor Bill Knopp will begin at noon. Following will be a reception then a graveside service at Twin Oaks Memorial Gardens, 34275 Riverside Drive, in Albany.

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Albany Democrat-Herald (OR)
Date: November 15, 2016
Author: Staff Writer
Record Number: cebe497c7f2a74624614959449ba3d6befbe767
Copyright © 2016 600 Lyon St, SWS Albany, OR. All rights reserved.

Corvallis Gazette-Times (OR)
Date: November 15, 2016
Author: Staff Writer
Record Number: 6b2578ec3a973cd09ba934af669cf71f43dfbce
Copyright © 2016 600 SW Jefferson Ave, Corvallis, OR. All rights reserved.

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