Joe Milks

JOE B. MILKS, 80 FREEPORT - Joe B. Milks passed away Sunday September, 15, 2013, at his home. Born July 15, 1933, in Spring Grove Township, WI, he was the son of Merrill and Faye Milks. He grew up in the Brodhead area and moved to Davis area in the 1960's. He and Esther Heyel were united in marriage in Monroe, WI. Surviving are his wife of Freeport; daughter, Linda (Pete) Alber of Rock City and their children, Holly Alber, Vincent Alber and Eshell (Bradley) Edler; great-grandsons, due soon, Jackson Paul Alber and Maximus Alan Edler; son, Troy (Vickie) Milks of Rock City and their children, Jesse (Erica) Milks and their daughter, Rhian Paisley Milks, Seth Milks; sister, Margaret Grendahl; and niece, Heidi Waddell. Preceding him in death are his parents; two brothers; and two sisters. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, September 17, at the Davis Faith Community Church, 212 W. McKimmy St. Davis. Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, at Faith Community Church with Pastor Bob Kolb officiating. Burial will be at the Davis Cemetery. A memorial fund has been established in his name. Joe's family invites friends to share a remembrance or light a candle in his honor at

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Published in The Journal-Standard from Sept. 17 to Sept. 18, 2013