Dorothy Arlene Mills
February 26, 1928 - June 6, 2017
Dorothy Arlene Mills, 89, of Mountain View, California and formerly of Hillsdale, passed away Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at the home of her daughter, Deborah in Mountain View, CA. Dorothy was born February 26, 1928 in Jonesville, Michigan to Leroy & Leta (Adams) Holtsberry. She was married December 13, 1947 to Richard C. Mills, he survives in Mountain View, CA.
Dorothy co-owned Dick's Dandy Diner with her husband on Broad Street in Hillsdale, and worked many years at Consumers Center in Hillsdale. She was a member of the Hillsdale Church of the Nazarene, the Nazarene Missionary Society and Gideon's International.
Surviving besides Richard, her husband of nearly 70 years, are two children, Deborah Mills of Mountain View, California and Michael Mills of Pasadena, California; siblings, Marilyn Hohner of Madison Heights, Michigan, Ronald Holtsberry of Exton, Pennsylvania and Clarke Holtsberry of Waynesboro, Georgia.
She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters Beulah, Donna, and Jean, and two brothers Cal and Charles.
She was a wonderful mother, a favorite aunt, and close and loving friend to many, and is very missed.
There will be no services or calling hours at this time. Memorial services will be planned at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to the VanHorn-Eagle Funeral Home in Hillsdale.