Every Life Has a Story, May 2018
John Milleman (Nov 23, 1975 - Sep 02, 2006)
Katie Milleman (Sep 13, 1979 - Sep 02, 2006)
John and Katie Milleman were graduates of Ames High School, John in 1994 and Katherine in 1998. John earned a bachelor's degree from Vanderbilt University in 1998 and graduated from University of Iowa Medical School in 2002. Katie earned a bachelor's degree from Miami Univeristy of Ohio in 2002 and graduated from University of Iowa Law School in 2005. They were married on September 3, 2005.
John was in a urology residency program at Scott and White Clinic at Texas A&M University in Temple, Texas and Katie was currently practicing law at Fulbright & Jaworski in the firm's health law litigation group in Austin, Texas.
John and Katie were enthusiasts of sports, outdoor recreation, fine arts, reading, and writing. Their greatest joy in life was to be surrounded by friends and family.
In 2006, John and Katie Milleman were killed tragically in a car accident near Hamburg, Iowa, while traveling to Lake Okoboji to celebrate their first wedding anniversary with family.
Both John and Katie were always generous and caring people in life, and continued that legacy after their untimely deaths by giving the gift of life and sight through donation.
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