- Local Guide
Kathryn L. Mills, 92, Punxsutawney (Fairview), died Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011, at Laurelbrooke Landing, Brookville.
She was born Feb. 4, 1919, in Tylersburg, a daughter of the late Frank and Ruth Fraizer.
Aug. 8, 1936, she married James Robert Mills, who preceded her in death Sept. 4, 1993.
Mrs. Mills was a former employee of Loree Footwear, Grantâ€™s and worked at the family fruit stand.
She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, and enjoyed playing the piano and listening to people sing.
Surviving relatives include two sons, James Mills and wife Jan of Punxsutawney, and Raymond Mills and wife Judy of Alliance, Ohio; a daughter, Donna Jean Mills and husband Marvin of Seattle, Wash.; three brothers, Frank Fraizer of Tylersburg, James Fraizer of Clarion and Gary Fraizer of Tionesta; 14 grandchildren; and 54 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two sons, Henry Mills and Ronald Mills; and four sisters, Dorothy, Daisy, Norma and Phyllis.
Friends will be received from 7 to 8:30 p.m. today at the Deeley Funeral Home, Punxsutawney.
A funeral service will be held at 8:30 p.m. today at the funeral home with Pastor Jerry Mills, her grandson, officiating.
Interment will be in the Tylersburg Cemetery.