Milton passed away on Aug. 1, 2021 at his home in Garberville, California. He was born in Marysville, CA to parents Emil and Ida Perkins. He had an older brother Charles (CY) and two sisters Dorothy and Marta. His parents moved to Bishop, CA and had a business called the Round Valley Mecca. Milt attended Round Valley Elementary and Bishop High School. He then joined the Navy and made two world cruises aboard aircraft carriers; The Hornet and The Philippine Sea. After his tour he met and married Hazel Divine, a marriage lasting 63 years. From Bishop they moved to Grants, NM where he worked in the mines. Back to Bishop then to Big Pine and eventually went to Real Estate School and got his license. There was an opening for an agent in Garberville, CA and moved his family there. He was an agent for United Farm and Strout Reality. After real estate he went into partnership opening a clothing store in Garberville. Milt is survived by his wife Hazel, daughter Stacey, sons Donald (Laurie), and Lynn (Datso). Six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
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Soooo sorry to hear about your dad. I just saw it on line in the Inyo Register from August.
It's hard to lose our dads. It leaves a big hole in our hearts.
My dad went home to Jesus in 2017. I pray you & your mom and family are doing well.
I hear your living in Garberville. Praying life is good for you. You live in a beautiful place.
I'm remarried now for almost 16 years, living in Bishop & very very happy. My husbands family lived in Big Pine , He grew up in Big Pine/Bishop.
I'm not much on social media, but reconnected with Kim Clark through one of my boys. It's good to keep in touch.