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Mildred M. Venters

Sunday, April 6, 2014

July 5, 1927 - April 6, 2014 YUKON Mildred Mary "Millie" Venters, 86, was born July 5, 1927, in OKC and passed away on April 6 in Yukon, OK. Millie graduated from Capitol Hill High School and attended one year at the Oklahoma College for Women. She worked for Tinker Air Force Base, then FAA, where she worked in aircraft registration until her retirement. She enjoyed cryptograms, sports on TV, John Wayne movies, and seeing her grand and great- grandchildren. The family deeply thanks Dr. Catrina Bourne; Nurse Susie; hospice nurse, Starla; and aide, Virginia, for their kind and loving care. Millie, "I thank my God upon every remembrance of you," Philippians 1:3. Millie was preceded in death by her father, Henderson Jackson Cook; mother, Cecilia Cook; and former husband and father of her children, Robert Venters. Survivors include her children: son, Thomas & wife Cathy; daughter, Linda & husband Will; and daughter, Lisa & husband John; nine grandchildren, Chris & wife Laura, Eric & wife Gretchen, Bryan & wife Dayna, Joshua, Jennifer, Lane, Gracie, Connor, and Spenser; nine great-grandchildren, and numerous other relatives. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 500 N Broadway, Ste 250, OKC, OK 73102, 405-943-8888; or charity of choice . Per Millie's request, there will be no services. Private interment will be held at Memorial Park Cemetery, OKC. Condolences may be signed at: www.yandafuneral.com