Jack Mills


Died: July 6, 2014
MANITO ~ Daryl D. “Jack” Mills, 74, of Manito, passed away at 4:15 p.m. Sunday, July 6, 2014 at Pekin Hospital.;Born July 24, 1939 in Pekin to George and Genola (Simpson) Mills, he married Barbara Ellen (Timke) Mutchler on November 12, 2013 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in rural Green Valley. She survives.;Also surviving are four sons, Ric (Heather) Mills of Arcadia, FL, Scott (Joey) Mutchler of Delavan, Todd (Brenda) Mutchler of Pekin and Jason (Erica) Mutchler of Mapleton, six grandchildren, Crystal Lacen, Ashley Mills, Gabby Mutchler, Jada Mutchler, Ian Mutchler and Dru Mutchler and four great-grandchildren.;He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother.;Jack owned and operated Mills 300 Bowling Services and refinished bowling lanes, gym floors and residential wood floors throughout Central Illinois. He also had a hobby of building and remodeling houses.;He was a member of Pekin Eagles Aerie 1869 in Pekin.;His graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 10, 2014 at Lakeside Cemetery in Pekin. There will be no visitation. Arrangements are by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.;In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Midwest Affiliate, 4722 North Sheridan Road, Peoria, IL 61614 or to the Good Shepherd Lutheran School, 3201 Court Street, Pekin, IL 61554.;To express condolences online, visit

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