Mildred E. Danielson Graves, 84, formerly of Yankee Bush Rd. Warren, passed away Wednesday evening, August 29, 2012, at the Rouse Warren County Home in Youngsville.
Mildred, better known as Millie, was born on September 30, 1927 to Henry and Gladys Bradway Danielson in Pittsfield. She worked at Sylvania for many years and was co founder of the Yankee Bush sewing club. She was a member of the Eastern Star Chapter 478 in Youngsville for over 35 years. For a number of years she drove a van for special needs children. Millie was a strong, loving mother and grandmother, and loved to cook and quilt. She will be remembered for her apple pies, and will be missed by her family and many friends.
She is survived by her children Karen (Robert) Falke, Jefferson, OH.; Randy (Deborah) Graves, Macedonia, OH.; Renna (Gordon) Sams, Tucson, AZ.; Lynn (Dan) Cole, Ray (Bernadette) Graves, Robin (Tom) Salapek, Rebecca Nash, all of Warren; sisters Mae (Earl) Arnold and Martha (Robert) Kohler, both of Warren, Maxine Nelson, Youngsville, Marian Aberg, Corry, Marie (Dave) Lewis, Bemus Point, NY; 27 grandchildren, 31 great grandchildren, 4 greatgreat grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Along with her parents, Mille was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Richard Graves on October 12, 2011, an infant sister Myrtle Danielson, 4 brotherinlaws; Donald Aberg, Glenn Graves, Robert Almendinger, Edward Almendinger, and many special friends.
A memorial service will be held Monday, September 3, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at the Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 314 North Main St. in Youngsville, with the Rev. Marcus Brigg, Chaplin of the Rouse Warren County Home, officiating. Friends and family will be received 1 hour prior to the service. A private burial will be held at Pine Grove Cemetery in Russell.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Friends of The Rouse, 701 Rouse Ave., Youngsville, PA 16371, or to Hospice of Warren County, 2 Crescent Park, Warren, PA 16365.
Condolences to the family may be made at www.nelsonfuneralhome.net.