February 9, 2022

Funeral Services Friday for IPD Chief Fred Mills

On Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022, Retired Independence Police Chief Fred Mills (Van Horn Class of 1962) passed away after a hard fought battle with ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease).  Chief Mills retired from the Missouri State Highway Patrol as the Colonel of the Patrol prior to coming to IPD.  Chief Mills served from 2001-2008 at IPD and continued to serve the citizens of Independence in private roles even after retirement.

Services information is as follows:

Friday, Feb. 11, 2022
First Baptist Church of Blue Springs
4500 S. Little Blue Parkway

Visitation 11:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m.
Service 1:00 p.m.

Graveside Services at Floral Hills East, 25203 E. 50 Hwy, Lee's Summit, MO immediately after the service.


1 comment:

PoetryJoy said...

Wow. Thank you for staying informed. Touching.