Timothy Millard, age 62 of Sac City, IA, passed away on Monday, May 11, 2020, at the Paula J. Baber Hospice Home in Fort Dodge, IA, after battling cancer for several months. Timothy Dwayne Millard was born on November 30, 1957, to parents Fred and Edith (Dahrtey) Millard in Texas City, TX. He attended grade school in Santé Fe, TX, and graduated from Santa Fe High School.
Tim met and married Erica Auen in Universal City, TX. Together, they had three children: Chairity, Michael and Hope. Tim worked as a machinist at Gulf Coast Maintenance. Erica tragically passed away unexpectedly at the age of 30 leaving behind Tim and children ages 5, 3 and 2 at the time. Tim and his kids later moved to Iowa where Erica was from. He enjoyed riding motorcycles, playing his guitar and being outdoors. He liked to go fishing and loved to garden. In his free time, you could find him making wood carvings or target shooting. Tim was a good, kind man who raised his children well. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Those left to cherish his memory include his children: Chairity, Michael and Hope Millard all of Sac City, IA; step-children: Preston, Carlton and Dorey Herbert all of Texas; step-grandchildren: Brooke and Kayla Rushing; brother Mark Millard of Sac City, IA; grandfather-in-law Herb Auen of Lake View, IA; father-in-law Randy Auen of Lake View, IA; mother-in-law Pam Leitz of Lake View, IA; many extended family members and friends.
Tim was preceded in death by his parents; wife Erica; and brother Ronald Millard.