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Jeanette Mink

February 7, 2019 03:24 pm

Jeanette Mink, 85, of Kinderhook died Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at Columbia Memorial Hospital.

Born November 7, 1933 in West Ghent, NY, she was the daughter of the late Royce E. and Mary (Akin) Coon. She and her husband Bob owned the Val-Kin Restaurant in Valatie for 29 1/2 years. Jeanette was a member of the Clearview Missionary and Alliance Church in Castleton. She was an avid gardener, enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and loved her Savior Jesus Christ.

She is survived by 5 Children, Elizabeth Grattan (Pat) of Valatie, Robert J. “Butch” Mink Jr. of Kinderhook, Joanne Mink (Ben) of Sand Lake, William J. Mink (Glory) of West Ghent and Glenn D. Mink (Julie) of Watervliet, a sister Doris Buckley (Tom) of Arkansas and 4 grandchildren, Jason R. Mink (Candy), Rachel J. Mink, Emily A. Grattan (Ben) and Daniel R. Mink.

She was predeceased by her husband Robert J. Mink Sr. her daughter, Jean Marie Mink, her sister Helen M. Eckel and a granddaughter Sierra Mink Spagnola.

Funeral services will be held Monday February 11th, 11am at the Raymond E. Bond Funeral Home, Valatie with Rev. Nick Becker officiating. Burial will follow in West Ghent Cemetery. A calling hour will be from 10am to 11am prior to the service. Contributions may be made to the Clearview Missionary and Alliance Church, 275 Schodack Dr., Castleton, NY 12033 or the Capital City Rescue Mission, P.O. Box 1999, Albany, NY 12201.