CRANDON

Dennis G. Mills

July 24, 1954 - May 2, 2008

Dennis G. Mills, 53, of Crandon, died Friday, May 2, 2008, unexpectedly as a result of a semi-truck accident in Mississippi, doing what he enjoyed, driving an OTR truck. Dennis was born in Waukesha on July 24, 1954.

He was employed by Sowinski Farms of Sugar Camp. Dennis drove trucks for 20-plus years. He also served in the Air Force and was a member of the American Legion, Crandon.

Dennis was a loved son, husband, father and grandpa (Papa Cindy). He loved camping and fishing with his family, snowmobiling, four-wheeling, working in his yard and anything that had to do with the outdoors with his family and friends. Dennis will be sadly missed by his family and friends.

He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Cindy; sons, Wayne Mills of Crandon and Jon (Kara) Mills of Crandon; daughter, Nicole Mills of Crandon; grandchildren, Garret, Ciara and Tyson Mills and Kennedie Malone; parents, Jerry and Marie Mills of Eagle; four sisters, Donna (Jim) of Palmyra, Kathy (Guy) of Kentucky, Karen (Pat) of Dousman and Linda (Jim) of Delafield; and a brother, Mike (Rita) of North Prairie. He is further survived by many other relatives and friends.

A gathering of friends will be held from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. memorial service Thursday, May 15, at Weber-Hill Funeral Home in Crandon, with the Rev. Guy Fredrick officiating. Inurnment will be at Crandon Lakeside Cemetery. Military honors will be provided by the Forest County Veterans Honor Guard.

Weber-Hill Funeral Home in Crandon, (715) 478-2322, is assisting the family with the arrangements.