Thomas E. Mills Sr., 83, of New Castle passed away the morning of July 21, 2017, at UPMC Passavant Hospital.
Born on Dec. 18, 1933, in East Liverpool, Ohio, he was the son of the late John E. and Eva Wright Mills. On Oct. 30, 1956, he married his beloved wife, the former Martha Restino, and the two of them spent 52 years together until she preceded him in death on March 16, 2009.
Thomas retired as a road worker for Union Township. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, but his greatest joy came from spending time with his family.
Thomas is survived by his children, Thomas Mills Jr. and wife Cheryl, and Edward Mills, all of New Castle; brother, Roy Mills; grandchildren, Jarod Mills, and Thomas Mills III and wife Amanda; and four great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by his brothers, William and John (Jim) Mills; sister, Mary Jane Minns; and grandson, Staff Sgt. Edward Mills Jr.
There are no calling hours, and services are private.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Ed and Don DeCarbo Funeral Home and Crematory, 941 S. Mill St. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.decarbofuneralhome.com.
Published on July 21, 2017