Family owned & family focused since 1952

Randy J. Mills

Randy J. Mills, 72, passed away early November 15th at home with his loving wife, Naomi, of 51 years by his side.

Born December 4, 1947, in Salinas, CA, to Ralph and Helen Mills, he was raised with his younger sisters Janice and Alice. He attended North Salinas High and later enlisted in the Navy serving in Hawaii, Japan, Philippines, and Vietnam, to name a few, from 1965 – 1968. During leave he was introduced to his future wife, Naomi Viado, through a blind date. He and Naomi were married in Salinas, CA on August 30, 1969.

Randy and Naomi started their family with their firstborn, James Aaron, in June 1971 and completed their family with Joy Ann in October 1975.  They moved their family from Salinas, CA to Chandler, AZ in 1978 and later moved and retired in Mesa, AZ where he was later declared a Disabled Veteran in 2019.

He is preceded in death by his parents Ralph and Helen Mills. Randy is survived by his wife Naomi of Mesa, AZ, son James Mills and wife Marsha of Lubbock, TX, daughter Joy Clay and husband Scott of Gilbert, AZ, sisters Janice Williamson and Alice Chandler of Maricopa, AZ, brother Bill Mills of Geneseo, IL, and three grandchildren Drake Mills, Trista Mills, and Olivia Clay.

7 Comments

  • Alice Mills Chandler Posted November 17, 2020 1:30 PM

    Love you and miss you brother. ❤️❤️

  • The Skinners Posted November 17, 2020 4:00 PM

    Randy Wil be missed. Our prayers go out to Naomi and family

  • Carolyn j Rodriguez Posted November 17, 2020 4:26 PM

    Im so sorry for your loss. I went to First Assembly Of God with Naomi.

  • Your neice, Daniella Galope Posted November 17, 2020 5:07 PM

    I’ll miss you so very much Uncle Randy and I’ll miss all your jokes and smiles. You were Always there for me and my family. You were an inspiration in my life, thank you for teaching me life in your quiet ways.

  • Mike Galope Posted November 17, 2020 5:13 PM

    I’m so sorry for your loss. . Uncle. Randy will be very missed .. my prayers go out to aunt Naomi and family .

  • Marsha Mills Posted November 17, 2020 5:35 PM

    Loved you as my father in law and loved how you loved my kids! You were a wonderful grandfather, and father! We will miss you!

  • David & Caroline Viado Posted November 19, 2020 8:23 PM

    Caroline and I send deepest heartfelt condolences to Naomi, James, and family,, Joy, and family, and the Mills families during this difficult time. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Add Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *