Donald “Don” Milham June 20th, 1977 - August 23rd, 2023

Don's Obituary

Donald “Don” Milham, 46, of Watervliet, MI passed away Wednesday, August 23, 2023 at his home, after battling congestive heart failure. He was a loving father and devoted husband who continued to work full time to the day of his passing.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 10:00 A.M., Thursday, August 31, 2023 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 3653 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, MI 49085. Burial will follow at Watervliet Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M., Wednesday, August 30, 2023 at Starks & Menchinger Chaple and Cremation Service, 2650 Niles Rd., St. Joseph. Those wishing to share a memory of Don online may do so at

Don was born June 20, 1977 in St. Joseph, MI to Donald & Mary Jane (Perry) Milham. He graduated from Watervliet High School in 1995. On February 27, 2002 he married Nadine Flyge in Reno, NV. Their marriage was solemnized in the Jordan River Temple in 2004. Don was a gifted engineer and programmer. He was well respected in his field of computer science. He was employed by B&L Logistics in Bridgman. He also served as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Long Beach, CA. Most of all he loved spending time with his family. Whether it be going on family vacations, camping trips, caring for a foster daughter, or playing video games with his sons— family was everything to Don.

Don is survived by his parents Donald & Mary Jane Milham; wife Nadine Milham; sons Jacob Milham, Samuel Milham, Donald Jonah Milham and Daniel Milham; siblings Marianne Milham, Margo Milham, Laura (Eric) Holmes, Paul (Harmony) Milham and Christine (Patrick) Coffin; mother-in-law Sharon Flyge; and sister-in-law Jennifer Atwood.

Don was preceded in death by his sister Ellen Marie Milham and father-in-law Daniel Flyge.

Donations can be made to the JDRF (Juvenile Diabetic Research Foundation).


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