John Edson Millizen

John Edson Millizen

Minnesota, USA
Death 17 Feb 1969 (aged 79)
Fort Myers Beach, Lee County, Florida, USA
Burial Fort Myers, Lee County, Florida, USA
Plot Good Shephard Mausoleum #6
Memorial ID 5775912 · View Source
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Illinois Alumni News - March 1969

John Edson Millizen '12, retired administrator of the University of Illinois Research and Educational Hospitals, died Feb. 17 in Fort Myers Beach, Fla. He had retired in 1956 after serving 33 years on the University staff.

Mr. Millizen joined the University in 1922 as a senior assistant purchasing agent on the Urbana campus where he remained until 1931 when he was named head of the business office of the Chicago professional colleges.

In 1944 Mr. Millizen assumed additional duties of acting superintendent of the hospitals and in 1945 he left the business office to become full-time hospital administrator.

He had served as vice president of the Chicago Council on Community Nursing and as a member of the board of directors, and was on the Council of Administrative Practice of the Illinois Hospital Association.

Surviving Mr. Millizen are his widow, the former Ann Lucille Laird, who was direcor of nursing service of the Research and Educational Hospitals before retirement in 1956; and two daughters, Mrs. Richard Johnson (Marian Frances Millizen '42), and Mrs. Robley Evans (Mary Louise Millizen '49).

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  • Maintained by: Robert Jones
  • Originally Created by: Rita Lavorgna
  • Added: 17 Sep 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5775912
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Edson Millizen (8 Feb 1890–17 Feb 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5775912, citing Fort Myers Memorial Gardens, Fort Myers, Lee County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Robert Jones (contributor 46993278) .