Bonnie Mink

Bonnie Mink

Bonnie (Miller) Mink, 60 died April 9, 2014 in her home. The daughter of Dwight C. Miller, Jr and Helen (Ball) Miller, she was born November 12, 1953 in Kansas City, MO.

Bonnie was a graduate of Ruskin High School in Kansas City, MO and attended Southwest Missouri State University where she met her husband of 42 years, Ron Mink. They married in December 1972 in Kansas City. She was an avid music lover, loving wife, mother and grandmother.

She was preceded in death by her parents; father-in-law, Ronald V. Mink; sister, Nancy Miller and brother, Chip Miller.

Survivors include her husband, Ron of the home; daughter, Jessica Nelson (Andrew) of Great Bend, KS; son, Det. Grant Mink (Aubrey) of Topeka, KS; grand-daughters, Emilee and Victoria Nelson and Scarlet and Ivy Mink; sisters, Beverly Meadows of Osprey, FL, Marilyn Swink of Springfield, MO and Lynn Barrick of Phoenix, AZ and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Sunday, April 13 from 2-4 PM at Klingner-Cope Family Funeral Home at Rivermonte, 4500 S. Lone Pine, Springfield, Funeral services will be Monday, April 14, 2014 at 10 AM with burial to follow in Rivermonte Memorial Gardens.

The family has requested memorial donations be made to the Edith Sanford Breast Cancer Foundation, 101 South Reid St., Suite 202, Sioux Falls, SD 57103

Online condolences may be made at


Funeral Home

Klingner-Cope Family Funeral Home at Rivermonte
4500 S Lone Pine Rd Springfield, MO 65804
(417) 887-1929

Published in the News-Leader on Apr. 11, 2014