MARIUS HENRY MILLS
KAMLOOPS, CANADA - Henry was a genuine ranchman and cowboy, his life was filled with many adventures.
He was a Staff Sergeant in the U.S. Army where he was awarded a silver star and released from the Army May of 1946. He then married his wife of 65 years, Maxine Waterman Mills.
Together they ran a cattle ranch, farm, lounge and restaurant and a stock contracting business. In I984 they moved to Canada and ran a trail riding business (Erin Valley Riding Stables) until they retired.
He is known as a hard worker and someone who truly loved cattle and horses. In the midst of all this they raised six beautiful children, Gloria Fasselin (George), Henry Jr. Mills (Paula), Barry Mills (Toni) Doreen McCourt (Clyde), Doug Mills (Lynette), and Mike Mills (Vicki).
He is survived by his wife, his children, sister Lola Baldwin, 18 grandkids, 26 great-grandkids and one great-great-grandchild.
A celebration for Henry will be held Friday April 20, 2012 11 a.m. at ErinValley Riding Stable 8825 Barnhartvale Road, Kamloops.