Larry James Mills
Larry James Mills, 64, of Forest Glen, NB passed away unexpectedly on January 30, 2018 at the Moncton Hospital.
Born in Kinnear Settlement on August 17, 1953 to the late Walter and Mary (Almon) Mills.
After graduating from Petitcodiac Regional High School, Larry went to work for CNR extra gangs for the summer. When he left there he went to work for the T.E. Eaton Company until its closing in 1976. Larry then worked construction and went to NBCC and obtained his carpentry license. He then worked for Lounsbury Furniture Company in Petitcodiac and drove school bus part-time. For the past 18 years he has been employed with the local anglophone school district as a carpenter.
While being a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Petitcodiac for 37 years, he served as treasurer, second vice and first vice, also leading many dart teams to provincial tournaments. He was a former board of director of Kodiak Place.
Larry will be sadly missed by his wife Susan nee Wilson, their children Jason (Leanne) of Sussex, Jody, Larissa Wilson (Bridget) both of Petitcodiac, John Paul Rogers (Alisha) of Havelock, grandchildren, Bryson, Addison, Bentley, Autumn, Kaiya, Arrow, Harley, Baylee, brothers, Carl Mills (Pam), Fred Mills (Diane) both of Kinnear Settlement, sisters, Jean Flett (Donnie) and June Mills all of Moncton, sister-in-law Anna Mills, several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents, first wife Judy, infant daughter Janet, brothers Gerald and Ron.
Resting at Salisbury Funeral Home, 3350 Route 106 (372-4800), with visitation on Friday, February 2 from 2 - 4 and 7 -9 pm. A Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Saturday, February 3 at 11 am with Pastor Lloyd O'Blenes officiating. Interment at Maplewood Cemetery, Petitcodiac at a later date.
Memorials made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the Living Memorial for the family would be appreciated.