Darlene Mills (née Bender) passed away peacefully in her 71st year at the Chapman House Hospice on September 4, 2020 after a strong battle with cancer. Beloved wife to David Mills. Loving mother to Angela (Dan) Drysdale and Michael Mills and adored grandmother to Sarah and Carmen. Loved sister of Lyle (Sheri), Leon (Heidi), Ernie (Brenda), Bertha (Bruce), Dean (Maxine), Sheila (Bob) and sister-in-law Viola Bender. Predeceased by her brother Jim. Darlene started her career as a nurse and then worked many years at Saugeen Valley School in Durham as an educational assistant. She delighted in her family, her friends at work, and her neighbourhood friends. Her immense kindness and strength will be missed dearly by all who knew her. Darlene will always be remembered for her strong faith in God. She touched the hearts of many people and the legacy that she leaves with us is how much she radiated the love of Jesus. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, an invitation only, private funeral will be held. Memorial donations can be made to the Chapman House Hospice at www.greybrucehospice.com. Arrangements entrusted to Grey Bruce Cremation and Burial Services 519-371-8507.