Obituary: Dustin Lee Milligan

June 17, 1990 – July 2, 2022

Dustin Lee Milligan, 32, of Mitchell, passed away Saturday, July 2, 2022.

Born June 17, 1990, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Jerry Dean Milligan and Patricia Kay York.

Dustin worked as an underground miner and sawyer for Indiana Limestone/Polycor.  He loved hunting, playing pool, fishing, riding ATVs, and playing cornhole.  Dustin loved music.  He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107 Auxiliary.  Dustin was a member of Ruffcut Ministries and was baptized there.

Survivors include the mother of their children, Beth Wise of Mitchell; children, Bryson Duane Lee Milligan and Gaige Michael Dean Milligan of Mitchell; parents, Jerry Dean Milligan of Mitchell and Patricia Kay (Larry Goen) York of Bedford; and brother, Devon Milligan of Mitchell. 

His brother, Jerry Dean “J.D.” Milligan II, preceded him in death.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Thursday, July 7 at Haverly Chapel.  Cremation has been chosen, with a graveside service at Mitchell Cemetery at a later date.

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