Mildred Irene Dickey, 100, of Pana, died Monday, December 11, 2017 in Heritage Health—Pana.
She was born April 14, 1917 in Pana, to the late John Jacob & Cora Mae (Mills) Bruns. Mildred was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Pana; Pana Red Roses; Red Hat Club. She had worked in the greenhouses, for the Illinois Department of Revenue, and Wooden Nickel Antiques. She loved all of her pets; dogs, cats, birds, & fish. She also loved traveling. Mildred Bruns married W.O. Dickey on October 29, 1947 in Pana and he preceded her in death on March 25, 1996.
She is survived by her daughter: Dena (Alan) Adden, Pana, IL and many nieces, nephews & extended family. She was also preceded by her brother, Harold Bruns and sister, Lucille Laker.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, December 14, 2017 in St. Paul Lutheran Church, Pana at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Terrence E. O’Brien officiating. Burial will be in Rosemond Grove Cemetery, Rosamond. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 to 6 p.m. in McCracken-Dean Funeral Home. Online: www.mdfh.com