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Maxine Iveta Grunden Cook
Birth: Jul. 9, 1935
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 4, 2010
Bowling Green
Warren County
Kentucky, USA

Maxine Cook, 74 of Bowling Green, died at 2:16 pm, Monday, January 4, 2010 at the Medical Center in Bowling Green. The Marengo, Indiana native was born on July 9, 1935, a daughter of the late Earl Grunden and Kathleen Bunch Grunden. She was preceded in death by a brother, Warden Grunden, a niece Pamela Rae Grunden and a nephew Capt. Terry Lee Grunden.

Mrs. Cook was a graduate of Western Kentucky University. She was a teacher at the Bowling Green Business College, a substitute teacher for the Warren County School System and was a member of Lewis Chapel United Methodist Church.

Funeral Services are scheduled for 11:00 am, Thursday, January 7, 2010 at Johnson-Vaughn-Phelps Funeral Home with burial in the Lewis Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery. Visitation will from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Wednesday and from 9:00 am until service time on Thursday at Johnson-Vaughn-Phelps Funeral Home.

Survivors include her husband, James Cook of Bowling Green; one son, James Earl Cook of Bowling Green; two daughters, Toresea Dunaway and her partner, Rick O'Brien of Rhode Island and D'Esta Darlene Booth and her husband, Harold of Hanover, Ohio; three brothers, Owen Grunden (Ruth) of Marengo, Indiana, Philip Grunden (Clara) of Lebanon, Illinois, and Victor Grunden of Evansville, Indiana; four sisters, Oneida Grunden of Coryden Indiana, Thelma Wright of Dallas, Georgia, Imogene Borden (Don) of Huntingburg, Indiana and Wilma McCalla of Milltown, Indiana; one grandchild, Jerry Wayne Squires, II; several nieces and nephews.
**update** Sadly, my mom's beloved sister and my aunt Oneida passed away on September 2, 2011, exactly 45 years to the day that their father, Earl, my beloved grandfather passed away.

Source for obit info: Bowling Green Daily News, Jan 6, 2010
and additional information added from a family member. 
Family links: 
  Earl Grunden (1896 - 1966)
  Kathleen Bunch Grunden (1910 - 1997)
  Warden Steven Grunden (1933 - 1997)*
  Maxine Iveta Grunden Cook (1935 - 2010)
  Oneida May Grunden (1938 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship
Lewis Chapel Cemetery
Warren County
Kentucky, USA
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Mom, you already know but I have finished my second Masters Degree, this one in Nursing. This MSN was the most difficult of all the academic programs and will be my last. I need to focus now on making sure I take care of things that need to be taken car...(Read more)
- Toresea
 Added: Jul. 9, 2014
Happy birthday in Heaven Mom! I hope you are having a good time relaxing and enjoying eternity with no more pain and suffering and crocheting or playing the piano like you loved to do. Miss you!! <3
- Toresea
 Added: Jul. 9, 2014
Happy Mother's Day in Heaven. We all miss you so much. You are in our hearts every second of every minute of every hour of every day. Love you more and more always.
- Toresea
 Added: May. 11, 2014
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