Mink, Mary Jane RENSSELAER Mary Jane Vail Mink, age 84, passed away on September 22, 2013 at Evergreen Commons Nursing Home. She was born in Poughkeepsie and has resided in Rensselaer for more than 50 years. Wife of the late Joseph Mink. Mother of Joe (Patricia), Thomas (Claudette), James (Tracy Baxter), Margaret (Kevin) Van Dyke, Maureen (Michael) DeGiule. Grandmother of David and Steven Mink, Zachary (April) Bourdeau, Erik (Maura) Van Dyke and Courtney Van Dyke, Shannon Mink, Leeanne, Sara, Erica, Angelo DeGiule. Great-grandmother of Anthony Colca, Giuseppe Myllek and Khloe and Kendall Van Dyke. Daughter of the late George and Marie Balch Vail. Mary Jane was a member of the red hat society, but her biggest joy was being a wife and mother. Funeral from the W.J. Lyons Jr. Funeral Home, 1700 Washington Ave., Rensselaer on Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 9 a.m. and 10 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist and St. Joseph Church, Herrick Street, Rensselaer where the Liturgy of Christian Death and Burial will be offered. Relatives and friends are invited and may call at the funeral home Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. Interment will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, East Greenbush. Condolence page at wjlyonsfuneralhome.com.
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Published in Albany Times Union from Sept. 24 to Sept. 25, 2013
W.J. Lyons Jr. Funeral Home
1700 Washington Ave Rensselaer, NY 12144