GREENWICH, Conn. - Joan Frances Mills of Greenwich died Friday, June 28. She was 69.
Mills was born Feb. 13, 1944, daughter of Shellie Cecil Mills and Louise Elizabeth Lewis Mills. She spent a majority of her life as a resident of Greenwich, attending Hamilton Avenue School and graduating from Greenwich High School. She worked at Greenwich Hospital and Nathaniel Witherell; eventually building a career at Laidlaw Transit. She retired after 25 years of service as a school bus driver, instructor, safety specialist and finally dispatcher.
Mills is survived by siblings, Malcolm of New York, N.Y., Reginald (Gail) of Greenwich and Kenneth (Marva), of Hampton, Va.; daughters, Thea LaTrice Mills of Mays Landing, N.J., Laura Michelle Murphy of Stamford and Shalarese Murphy Bones Caballero of Jacksonville, Fla.; eight grandchildren; many nieces, nephews; cousins; friends; coworkers; and neighbors. She was predeceased by her parents; sister, Ann Mills Parsons (Douglas); brothers, Shellie Jr. (Molly), Benjamin (Genita) and Gary. A viewing will be held Friday, July 5 at The Castiglione Funeral Home, 134 Hamilton Ave., Greenwich, CT 06830. A private Memorial Service will be held after the viewing.
Memorial donations to the family can be submitted in person, by mail to Laura Murphy 131 Lawn Ave., Unit D6 Stamford, CT 06830 or electronically through PayPal to LmurphyL@optonline.net .
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