She was born Feb. 11, 1950, in Hammond, Ind., as the daughter of Dickie and Mildred Jones Vanatti.
She was a graduate of Van Buren High School.
She had been employed at the Windbreaker plant, Page's Food Store and the Clay County Clerk's office.
She was a member of the Wesleyan Holiness Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Thomas Dale Vanatti.
She is survived by daughters Carrie Minnick (Shane), and Angela D. Cather, both of Brazil, son Jon Vanatti (Sam), Brazil, sisters Pam Cather (Jim), Gary, Ind., Karen (Ronnie) Jones, Kentucky, and Kathy (Lou) Giacone, Cloverdale, brothers Dan Vanatti (Penny), Seelyville, Dave Vanatti (Phyllis), Cromwell, Dick Vanatti, Brazil, and Don Vanatti, Brazil, grandchildren Rachel Cather, Daniel and Gracie Minnick, Tristin Kunkel and Elysia Vanatti, and other extended family and friends.
Visitation will be 10 a.m.-noon, Wednesday, Sept. 2, at Moore Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at noon, with cremation to follow and burial of the ashes at Bee Ridge Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
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