AUBURN-Robert T. Mills, 65 of Auburn, formerly of Westborough, MA and New York, died Tuesday in St. Vincent’s Hospital after a period of declining health.
His wife Lynn Marie (Forgea) Mills died in 2005.
He is survived by his son Brent A. LeBeau, of Pittsfield, a brother Peter Mills and wife Diane of New York, a sister Judy Fiumarello and husband Tom of Poughkeepsie, New York, a nephew Chris Mills and niece Kelly Mills, also of New York, his brother in-law George H. Forgea, and his wife Deborah, of North Adams, a nephew Tyler G. Forgea of Saco, ME.
He was born in Kingstown, New York; he was the son of the late Thomas Mills and Mary (Ruskie) Mills.
Bob was employed by Verizon for nearly 30 years where he held numerous titles, including Instructor and also Course Developer, retiring in 2003.
Bob’s enjoyments included playing golf, cribbage, and reading, spending time with friends and driving his 1962 Cadillac. Bob was a member of the Knights of Columbus, the American Legion and the Vietnam Veterans of America.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend visiting hours from 3-5 PM Sunday February16th in the Britton-Wallace Funeral Home, 91 Central Street, Auburn. His funeral will be held Monday from the funeral home, with a Mass at 10:00 AM in Saint Joseph’s Church, 194 Oxford Street, Auburn. Burial in North Adams will be held at the convenience of the family.
Donations in Robert’s name may be made to Greyhound Friends, Inc. 167 Saddle Hill Road Hopkinton, MA 01748