April 10, 2017
R. Mills, 67, of Route 11, Antwerp, died Saturday, April 8,
2017, at her home.
Born Dec. 29, 1949, in Watertown, NY, a daughter of Raymond
E. and Arloween H. Meeks Cook, she was educated at Indian
River Central School, Philadelphia, NY, and graduated from
Jefferson Community College in 1977.
Sharon married Thomas S. Mills of Antwerp, NY on June 29,
1966, in Philadelphia, NY.
She was district clerk for Indian River Central Schools,
Philadelphia, NY, for 37 years, retiring in 2011.
She loved spending time with her family, good food, good
wine and spring breaks in Tybee Island, GA.
Survivors include her husband of 50 years, Thomas, Sr.;
three children, two sons, Thomas Mills, Jr. and Raymond
Mills, both of Antwerp, NY, a daughter and son-in-law,
Cheryl and John McCormick, Theresa, NY; four grandchildren,
Michael McCormick, Lowville, NY, Cole McCormick, Rosendale,
NY, Courtney (Taylor) Nolte, Antwerp, NY and Chandler Mills,
Antwerp, NY; a sister and brother-in-law, Dawne and Michael
Frederick, Adams Center, NY; a brother and sister-in-law,
Brent and Cindy Cook, Lacona, NY; numerous nieces, nephews
Her parents and a brother, Bruce F. Cook, all died before
Calling hours will be 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 13, 2017,
at Frederick Bros. Funeral Home, Theresa, NY.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of
Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham St., Watertown, NY 13601.
may be made online at www.frederickbrosfuneralhome.com.
Information provided by Frederick
Bros. Funeral Home, Inc. and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.