MILLS, John “Johnny V”

59 years March 31, 2013. Beloved husband of Deborah (Soltys), Harrow. Loving father of James Mills, Calgary. Loving son of Nellie and the late Stanley Mills. Dear brother of Barbara Ann Morton, Toronto, Kathy and James Byers, Toronto, Brenda Mills, Saskatoon, Karen Mills, New Market,

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Donna and Donald Dawson, Toronto. Also remembered by many nieces and nephews. “Johnny V” was a Canadian blues legend and 1991 Juno Award winner. Family and friends will meet on Saturday April 6, 2013 at  Place Concorde 7515 Forest Glade Dr. Windsor, ON N8T 3P5 for a Memorial Service to Celebrate John’s life at 2:00 p.m. Cremation has taken place. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation 4570 Rhodes Dr. Windsor, ON N8W 5C2. You may send your online condolences at

Gerald A. Smith Funeral Home 197 King St. W. Harrow. 519-738-6662.

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