Mildred C. Vanek

December 14, 1923March 30, 2014

VANEK, Mildred C., age 90, passed away on March 30, 2014 in Ruskin, Florida. Mildred was born in Bainbridge, Georgia to Marvin Lewis Cooper and Elnora (Day) Cooper. She was a member of the Church of Nazarene, a devout Christian who read her Bible every day and cherished her loving family. Mildred is predeceased by her husband, Frank; daughters, Peggy Brown, Deborah Williams; brothers, Marvin Cooper Jr., Thomas Cooper, James Cooper; and sister, Louise Dugan. She is survived by her son, Dennis Vanek (Linda); daughter, Paulette Williams (Don); brother, Charles Cooper; sisters, Dorothy Holt, Emma Jean Johnson; six grandchildren, Dwayne Brown, Joel Brown, Dina Williams, Denys Vanek, Donnie Williams, Frank Dennis Vanek Jr. ; several great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. A funeral service will be on Thursday, April 3, 2014, 11am at Wells Memorial and Event Center. Visitation will be one hour prior. Burial will take place at Sunset Memory Gardens.


  • Visitation Thursday, April 3, 2014
  • Funeral Service Thursday, April 3, 2014

Mildred C. Vanek

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Frank Vanek jr

April 30, 2014

I will never forget you granny. or you holding me in the family picture ,wish i could have talked to you one last time. Love you

April 3, 2014

In loving memory of a wonderful person who will be missed by all.

Odalene Hutto Golden, (Ludowici, GA.)

April 3, 2014

The family of her "Aunt Myrtice" extends sympathy with a sad heart. We all loved her very much.

Gwen Graverson

April 2, 2014

Dina, many thoughts and prayers are sent your way that our Lord and Savior will send you blessings and peace of heart.

Cynthia Cooper Carrington and family

April 2, 2014

RIP my dear sweet Aunt Milwee. I know you are with our Heavenly Father. We love you and will miss you forever. No kinder person have I ever known! Xoxo it's an honor to be your niece

S helba. Hutto-Sapp

April 1, 2014

In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.