NATHANIEL JOHN MILLS, 41, of Huntington, died on Sunday, March 1, 2015, at his Huntington home with his family by his side. Born Aug. 6, 1973, in Marion, Ind., he was a son of John and Susan (Rice) Mills. He graduated from Huntington North High School in 1991. Nate married Racquel Bowman on July 15, 2002 in Huntington. Nate lived to help others and loved being a firefighter. He joined the Markle Volunteer Fire Department at the age of 19 and was a member of that department in different capacities until 2013. He was a full time emergency medical technician from 1998 until 2006. The State of Indiana made him a lifetime honorary EMT as a result of his years helping others. In 2006, Nate went to work as a full time firefighter for the Fort Wayne Fire Department. Nate was also a member of the Fort Wayne Professional Firefighters Local 124 and the Indiana Freemasons Amity Lodge 483. Survivors include his wife, Racquel Mills of Huntington; parents, Susan and John Mills of Huntington; daughter, Courtney (Kenyon) Inks of Huntington; son, Austin Gearhart of Huntington; grandchildren, Trinity White, Brailey White, Alivia Inks, and Landon Inks; brother, Tyler (Melanie) Mills of Fort Wayne; and sister, Katalina (Tyler) Moser of Poneto, Indiana.