Herbert T. Millett
SPRINGFIELD - Herbert T. Millett, 86, of Springfield, Ill., passed away Friday, February 1, 2013, at St. John's Hospital.
He was born March 30, 1926 in Batavia, Ill., the son of Herbert and Vera Smith Millett.
He married Emmabelle Valentine on August 2, 1947, in Aurora, Ill.
Herbert was preceded in death by one daughter, Cheryle Genovese, on February 19, 1999.
He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He was employed as a truant officer for District 186 retiring in 1989.
Surviving are his wife, Emmabelle; two grandsons, Todd (Kelli) Beard of Auburn and Terry Beard of Springfield; four great-grandchildren, Bryce, Ellison, and Emily Beard and Elizabeth Plessa; and several nieces and nephews.
Bramley Funeral Home of Divernon is handling arrangements for the family. Visitation begins at 9:30 a.m. and finishes at time of service at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, February 6, 2013, held at the Ellinger Kunz and Park Funeral Home in Springfield with Rev. Mike Long officiating. Burial will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Condolences may be left at bramleyfh.com.