Deli a — Har r y Joe McMill in, 82, pas sed away Tuesday, August 24, 2021, at th e Midland Hospice House.
He was born March 28, 1939 , in Great Bend , KS, the son of Horace F. and Florence L. Marsh McMillin .
He was raised in Wolfforth , TX . He had lived in Tr ibune for 13 years an d moved to the Ross ville and Delia communities, where he was a plu mber and “ Handy Man ” for many years.
On May 20, 1966 , h e was united in marriage to Virginia Engelhardt in Almena, Kansas.
Joe was an avid outdoorsman, he loved to fish & hunt in his younger days. Joe sp ent many years in scouting as the Tribune Scout Master. Later in life Joe spent many hours making intricate wood carvings to give away to family members , as pro viding for and keeping his family happy was his ultimate joy. Joe was an excellent mentor, friend, father, brother, grand father, an d even great grandfather, whose radi ant smile and joyous personality will be missed and cherished by many .
Joe was prece ded in death by his parents , two brothers, th ree sisters. and a grandson, Brandon Stone.
He is survived by his wife, Virginia of Delia . As well as his children, Troy , Faith and Scot t , Mark of Almena , Cind y of Overland Par k , Lora of Clifton , Brad of Westmoreland, and Kevin of Delia; his sister Patricia Tomblinson of Clay Center; 11 grand children , 11 great- grandchildren with two on the way.
Me morial services will be at 10:00 A.M. Fr iday, S eptember 3, 2021 a t Piper F uneral Home in St. Marys. Inurnm ent will be in the Norton Cemetery at 10:00 A.M ., Tuesda y, September 7, 2021 . Memorial contrib utions may be made to the St. Marys Bible Baptist Church and sent in care of Pi per Funeral Ho me, 714 M a ple St reet, St. M arys, Kansas 66 5 3 6 . To read a full obituary o r leave online condol ences go to www.piperfuneralhome.com .