NILES - Alice Irene McMillen, 76, of Howland, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, at Autumn Hills Care Center in Niles.
She was born Jan. 5, 1937, in Warren, and was raised by her loving grandparents, Thomas E. and Alice R. Rowan, whom she loved dearly.
Alice graduated from Warren G. Harding High School in January 1955. After graduation, she worked as a secretary at Standard Transformer in Warren. She was employed at the Ohio Employment Services office in Warren for 28 years, retiring in 1992.
She enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren. She loved reading books, listening to music, craft shows, watching "Dancing with the Stars" with her cousin, Kathie, and attending train shows and taking scenic train rides with her husband, Russ.
Her husband of 51 years, Russell J. McMillen, whom she married Sept. 28, 1957, preceded her in death on May 20, 2008.
She is survived by two sons, David (Sherry) McMillen of Cuyahoga Falls and Eric (Valerie) McMillen of Howland; three grandchildren, Jeffrey (Melinda) McMillen of Connecticut and Shannon and Daniel McMillen of Howland; as well as a great-grandson, Darwin McMillen of Connecticut; and other relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 6 p.m.Wednesday at the Lane Family Funeral Homes, Roberts-Clark Chapel, in Warren, where funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday.
Entombment will be at Crown Hill Burial Park in Vienna.
Family and friends may view this obituary and send condolences at www. robertsclarkchapel. com.