Rev. Dr. Robert Mills Robert A. Mills
, born March 9, 1922 in Visalia, California, died October 7, 2003 from complications following heart surgery.After serving in the South Pacific in WWII, he graduated from Whitworth College, where he later received an honorary doctorate, and San Francisco Theological Seminary.He served as the pastor of churches in Wapato, Seattle, and Spokane.He served as the executive of Olympia Presbytery, and then as the executive of the Synod of Alaska/Northwest until his retirement in 1987. He
is survived by his
wife of 57 years, Lu Mills, of Lacey; three sons, Donald (Susan), William (Sandra), and Walter (Patrice); and six grandchildren, Noah, Izaak, Katy, Gabe, Asa, and Naomi Mills. He
will be interred at Tahoma National Cemetery.