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Theodore Miland, 1932-2014

Theodore N. “Ted” Miland, 82, of Yukon, Okla., died Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, at Integris Hospice House in Oklahoma City. He was born Feb. 3, 1932, in Spring Valley to Theodore and Esther (Bossart) Miland.

Theodore Miland

Theodore Miland

A resident of Yukon for 41 years, Ted served his country in the United States Army during the Korean conflict and was honorably discharged with the rank of corporal.

He had a long career in the banking business before his retirement in 1995.

Ted loved watching football, especially the University of Oklahoma Sooners and the Minnesota Vikings.

He is survived by his wife, Verna, of 56 years; sons Brad Miland of Yukon and Doug Miland and wife, Shelly, of Grapevine, Texas; grandchildren Kendall and Kasie Miland and Jennifer Miland; great-granddaughter, Ariella Diaz; brother, Wayne Miland, of Albert Lea; sister, Janice Erdahl, of Albert Lea; as well as numerous other relatives.

Ted is preceded in death by his parents Theodore and Esther.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 6525 N. Meridian Ave., Suite 110, Oklahoma City, OK 73116.

Memorial services were at 10 a.m. Saturday at Yanda & Son Funeral Home Chapel in Yukon with a private interment.