Michael Dale Mills
1940 - 2020
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Michael Dale Mills
1940 ~ 2020
Michael Dale Mills was born in Utah on December 1, 1940 to Mike and Lila, passed peacefully in his home on June 16, 2020 with his wife at his side.
At the age of 16 Michael joined the US Navy, spreading democracy through baseball from 1957 to 1961. In 1965 he joined Kennecott as an electrician, retiring as an engineering supervisor at 40 years of service. For several decades Michael coached competitive youth baseball and basketball, winning multiple championships in Utah and across the U.S.
He is survived by siblings Harry, Steve, Maryann, and Patrick, children Michael and Toni, several grandchildren, and beloved wife Nancy. He is preceded in death by his parents and brother Peter.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on May 21, 2020 at Broomhead Funeral Home 12600 S. 2200 W. Riverton, UT. Occupancy is limited due to COVID-19. For additional obituary information visit www.broomheadfuneralhome.com

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Published in The Salt Lake Tribune on May 20, 2020.
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May 22, 2020
You have always been someone I looked up to. Your kindness & great heart shined through. My love & prayers to all of your family.
Terry Setterberg-Taylor
May 21, 2020
Michael, you are the Best! Rest in Peace ;)
May 21, 2020
I love and miss you brother from Stephen
Stephen Mills
May 21, 2020
Rest in paradise Michael thank you for so many beautiful moments & memories prayers & peace to everyone from our family to yours . Mom is crying happy tears today ...she has her 2 favorites home ( : BLESSINGS
Jeannie Dobson
May 21, 2020
R.I.P uncle mike you was someone I looked up to i have alot memeroies that I could never forget I miss you very much you will forever be in my heart now you and grandma and uncle Peter can watch over are family from above love you uncke mike
Randy Mills
May 20, 2020
Mike I am so sorry for your loss of your wonderful dad. Great memories of him playing basketball after dinner and teaching me to kick a football that ended up going thru your front window. I was so scared to tell my parents and he said dont worry he wouldnt tell. He was so sweet.
Betty Anthony Anderson
May 20, 2020
Love you Pops! I'll miss you forever! Thanks for being such a great, loving father in-law!
Kelly Mills
May 19, 2020
RIP uncle Michael much love and condolences from my family to yours may peace be with u all in this hard time
Cassie Vallejo
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