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Lewis David Cook
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Birth: Nov. 3, 1886
Clay Center
Clay County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 1968
Broken Bow
Custer County
Nebraska, USA

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Obituary of Lewis Cook
Lewis D. Cook passed away at the Broken Bow hospital at the age of 81 years, 5 months and 12 days. He was born November 3, 1886 near Clay Center, and died April 15, 1968. He was the son of Lewis M. and Clementine Cook.
On December 12, 1911 he was united in marriage to Gertrude Pywell at Fairfield, and to this union were born; Rosalie Pracht, Lucille Payne, Clyde Cook and Don Cook all of Broken Bow.
He was preceded in death by a son, Wayne Richard on January 11, 1941, his parents, three brothers, Lester, Lawrence, and Vern.
Survivors include his wife Gertrude, his four children; twelve grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews; three brothers, Ivan of Caldwell, Kans.; Glen of Roseville, Calif.; Melvin of Boise, Ida.; two sisters; Bessie Brubaker and Fay Cassell of Boise, Ida., and many friends.
He was a kind and loving companion and father and especially loved little children.
Services were held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, at the Govier Brothers Chapel with I. M. Phillips officiating.
Pallbearers were Marvin Payne, Clayton Armstrong, Lyle Foster, Durward Yeadon, Carl Elfgren and Emil Olson.
Interment was in the Broken Bow cemetery.
The Custer County Chief Broken Bow, Nebraska April 22, 1968 pg 2 col 4&5


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Lewis Mark Cook (1858 - 1953)
  Sarrah Clementine Smith Cook (1860 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Gertrude M. Pywell Cook (1894 - 1973)*
 
 Children:
  Rosalie F. Cook Pracht (1913 - 1988)*
  Lucille Fern Cook Payne (1917 - 2010)*
  Clyde E. Cook (1920 - 1991)*
  Wayne Richard Cook (1922 - 1941)*
  Donald Dean Cook (1929 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lester Arthur Cook (1879 - 1961)*
  Lawrence Emery Cook (1882 - 1947)*
  Bessie Sophrona Cook Brubaker (1884 - 1978)*
  Lewis David Cook (1886 - 1968)
  Vern Leroy Cook (1888 - 1907)*
  Ivan Ambrose Cook (1891 - 1972)*
  Melvin Darius Cook (1893 - 1985)*
  Faye V Cook Cassell (1900 - 1982)*
  Glen P Cook (1903 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Broken Bow Cemetery
Broken Bow
Custer County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: Don
Record added: Jul 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39654135
Lewis David Cook
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Lewis David Cook
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