|Birth: ||Jul. 25, 1952|
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
|Death: ||Mar. 7, 2006|
Mrs. Diane Hayes Cooke, daughter of the late Limousine Mahone Reese, was born on July 25, 1952 in New York, N.Y. Diane was raised in Queens, N.Y., attending P.S. 14, Queens, N.Y. Trinity Lutheran School in Astoria Queens were she graduated. She continued her education at the Laurinburg Institute in Laurinburg, N.C. and attended business school in N.Y. Diane was united in holy matrimony to the late Michael Cooke in 1989. After which they decided to relocate to Virginia to raise their family. Diane was known for her love and devotion to her family. She was a friend indeed and is known for her humor. Making friends was not a hard task for Diane. She leaves to cherish her memory; two daughters, Kamika Nicole Hayes, Monique Yvonne Cooke; two sons, Michael Cooke, Jr. (Andrea), Jayson Cooke; one sister, Ruth Esther Dobson; eight grandchildren, Tajahn, Emani, Tiana, Omeka, Iyana, Michael, Charles, and Sonyae; sisters-in-law, Lucille, Robin, Lois; brother-in-law Godfrey; four nieces, Alexis, Renee, Nykkia, and Siobhan; aunt, Queenda Cummings; and a host of cousins and friends. Viewing will be held 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 12, at Cooke Bros. Funeral Chapel, 1601-27th St., NN. VA., 23607. A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Monday, March 13, at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Albert G. Horton Veteran Cemetery, Suffolk, VA. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.cookebros.com Professional services are being handled by the staff of Cooke Bros. Funeral Chapel.
Obituary, Cooke Bros. Funeral Home.
Michael E Cooke (1948 - 2005)*
Albert G. Horton Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery
Plot: SECTION 3 ROW 41 SITE 27
Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Jun 15, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19901385