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Edith Marie Cook Metzner
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Birth: May 11, 1911
Mercer County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 25, 2002
Mercer County
Illinois, USA

Edith M. Metzner, 90, formerly of Alpha, died Friday, Jan. 25, 2002, at Mercer County Nursing Home, Aledo.
Services are 1 p.m. Tuesday at Peterson-Wallin-Knox Funeral Home, Alpha. The Rev. Don Robinson will officiate. Burial is in Alpha Cemetery. Visitation is 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the nursing home or Tri-County Ambulance.
The former Edith M. Cook was born May 11, 1911, in rural Aledo, the daughter of Edward and Fanny McCaw Cook. She married Charles W. Metzner Aug. 4, 1928, in Rock Island. He died March 29, 1977.
She had worked at the former Farmall Plant, Rock Island, during World War II. She also worked for many years at Rutledge Greenhouse, Alpha. She retired from the former Illinois State Hospital, East Moline.
She was a former member of Alpha United Methodist Church, the Oxford Township Firemen's Auxiliary and Aledo Garden Club.
Her interests included gardening, fishing, needlework and her family.
Survivors (and spouses) include her daughters, Paulie (Herbert Jr.) Hall, Sherrard, Jacqueline (Arthur) Nelson, Woodhull, and Betty (Bruce) Paul, Aledo; son, William C. (Joan) Metzner, Alpha; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Willard (Winifred) Cook, Rock Island, and Alden Cook, Iowa; and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, great-grandson, three sisters and nine brothers.
Family links: 
  Edward Cook (1862 - 1955)
  Fannie Essie McCaw Cook (1876 - 1951)
  Charles William Metzner (1906 - 1977)*
  Dorthy Pauline Hall (1929 - 2012)*
  William Charles Metzner (1946 - 2010)*
  Mary Lucy Cook Ayers Hood (1894 - 1963)*
  Georgia Grace Cook Kinnamon (1895 - 1969)*
  Henry Irvin Cook (1896 - 1990)*
  Arthur Leslie Cook (1898 - 1924)*
  James Ralph Cook (1899 - 1968)*
  Herbert Francis Cook (1901 - 1965)*
  Paul Everett Cook (1903 - 1975)*
  Aura Ethel Mae Cook Kelly (1905 - 1988)*
  Glen Edward Cook (1907 - 1983)*
  Alden Clark Cook (1908 - 2005)*
  Edith Marie Cook Metzner (1911 - 2002)
  Stanley LeRoy Cook (1913 - 1978)*
  Willard Eugene Cook (1915 - 2008)*
  Charles Merel Cook (1918 - 1994)*
  Orrin Vinton Cook (1922 - 1992)*
*Calculated relationship
Alpha Cemetery
Henry County
Illinois, USA
Created by: G Root
Record added: Feb 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84889677
Edith Marie <i>Cook</i> Metzner
Added by: G Root
Edith Marie <i>Cook</i> Metzner
Added by: G Root
Edith Marie <i>Cook</i> Metzner
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- G Root
 Added: Apr. 23, 2014

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