Brown-Robinson Funeral Home Obituaries

Michael L Mills Sr

May 11, 1958 - March 11, 2021

Michael L. Mills, Sr., 62, formerly of Lorain, passed away in his home in Cleveland, Ohio surrounded by his loving family and friends on Thursday, March 11, 2021.

He was born May 11, 1958 in Lorain, Ohio to Samuel Mills and Janie R. Mills (née Jones). He received a Christian Baptism at Mt. Zion Baptist Church on February 2, 1969. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army where he received the Army Service Ribbon and distinguished himself as a Marksman of the M-16 Rifle. He also served proudly as a Civil Servant with the U.S. Postal Service for ten years, fondly remembered as the 'Mailman.'

Michael Sr. was an avid and competitive player of darts and pool, achieving championships along the way. He enjoyed watching all sports, working on cars, surrounding himself with lots of plants and his own sense of fashion. He loved his family and friends and especially had a love for his dog, Coco.

He was preceded in death by his father, Samuel Mills and mother, Janie Mills and his beloved nephews, Kristopher and Jeremy Mills.

Michael Sr. is survived by his children, Michael L. Mills, Jr., Marko D. Mills, Jason A. Mills and Natasha M. Mills; nine grandchildren; his siblings, Kenny Keathley, Cheryl Mills-Bryant (Kenneth Sr.), Christene Mills, Jeffrey Mills, Karl Mills (Jennifer) and Sandy Epps; aunts, Barbara Williams, Gloria Jones and Mary Scott and a host of cousins, nephews and nieces.

A viewing will be held Friday, March 26, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. until time of service at 10:30 a.m. at Brown-Robinson Funeral Home, Lorain. He will be laid to rest with military honors at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, Ohio.

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