William J. “Bill” Millman, 80 of Dubuque, Iowa passed away on January 17, 2021 with family by his side.
Private family burial service will be at Mount Calvary Cemetery Chapel with Rev. Steven Garner officiating. A live stream of the funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, January 21, 2021 on Leonard Funeral Home & Crematory’s Facebook page.
Bill was born on May 22, 1940 in Springbrook, Iowa the son of Oscar and Mildred (Ties) Millman and his special aunt Veronica Rhomberg.
He attended St. Joseph Marquette School in Bellevue, Iowa and married Norene Story on November 27, 1958 at St. Mary’s in Dubuque, IA. He worked for the former Dubuque Packing Company and was a member of the Moose Lodge in Dubuque.
Bill loved his family and friends. He was an avid Dodger and Green Bay Packer fan; he enjoyed gardening, hunting, the Diamond Jo Casino, playing euchre, helping out others and having a few beers with family and friends.
He is survived by his wife Norene; children Wanda Simpson, Dora (Wayne) Huseman, Norman (Angie) Millman and Midge Fiasco; his foster daughter Trudy Bartels; daughter-in-law Dawn Millman. Three brothers Wayne (Lynn) Millman, Harold (Sandy) Millman and Leon (Shirley) Millman. Grandchildren Billy (Teresa), Brooke (Jeff), Adam, Andrew (Rachel), Alex, Hunter and Tanner; great grandchildren Seth, Carter, Violet, Mara and Addelyn; sister-in-law Anita (Jerry) Plieser; many nieces and nephews
He was preceded in death by his parents and a son Randy Millman.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the family or Hospice of Dubuque.
The family would like to thank Hospice of Dubuque, Union Pharmacy, the Health Care Professionals and Leonard Funeral Home for all their care and kindness, a special thank you to all of Bill’s family and friends for all their love and friendship over the years.
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