Mildred E. Rooks

Mildred Ethel Rooks, 91, of Covington, Pa., died on Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, at her home. She was born on Oct. 25, 1926, in Brooklyn, N.Y., a daughter of Russell Marino and Ethel (Alloway) Clark. Mildred was the wife of the late Robert James Rooks Sr. who died in 1966. She enjoyed bingo and watching humming birds. Mildred loved her Philadelphia Eagles.

She is survived by two sons, Michael Joseph Clark, of Wilkes-Barre, Bruce David Rooks, of Covington, Pa.; a daughter, Renee Dolores Rooks, of West Monroe, N.Y.; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Mildred was preceded in death by her husband, Robert; three sons, Ricky James Rooks, David Wayne Rooks, Robert James Rooks Jr.; two great-grandchildren, Christian, Sebastian; a brother, William Clark; a half-sister, Marie Clark.

In keeping with Mildred’s wishes there will be no services.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, Pa.