Edward William COOK Jr.
- Born: 11 Aug 1924, Tompkins, Delaware, NY, USA
- Married (2): 6 Oct 1961
- Died: 29 Aug 2010, Walton, Delaware, NY, USA
- Buried: Walton Cemetery, Walton, Delaware, NY, USA
"Edward was born on August 11, 1924 in Rock Royal (Town of Tompkins) the son of the late Edward Cook and Lillian Hicks. He was a 1942 graduate of Deposit High School. On October 6, 1961 he married Blanche Cook; they were married for 48 years. He was employed for 38 years as an Equipment Operator for NYSEG..
He enjoyed history (especially the Revolutionary and Civil Wars), hunting, barbequing, feeding the birds and playing pitch. Ed was an avid NY Yankees fan for over 50 years; one of his fondest memories is of attending the 1998 World
Series in the Bronx..
Ed is survived by his three daughters, Rosolyn (Lyndon) Doig, Walton; Kathleen (Charles)Grossmann, Walton; Melissa (Gregory) Cook Candela, South Salem, New York; seven grandchildren, Angela, Gregory, Heather, Amy, Sheila, Teela, and Amber; nine great-grandchildren, Forrest, Taylor, Nicholas, Noah, Quinn, Lucas, Dakoda, Darin, and Haley; as well as several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was predeceased by his first wife, Iona in 1959; his second wife, Blanche in 2009; his sons, Terry in 1952, and Gary in 1979; and one brother, Senator Charles D. Cook, in 2001...." 1
Edward married Iona Mary BEARDSLEE. (Iona Mary BEARDSLEE was born on 12 Dec 1925 in Trout Creek, Delaware, NY, USA, died on 28 Oct 1959 in Walton, Delaware, NY, USA and was buried in Walton Cemetery, Walton, Delaware, NY, USA 2.)
Edward also married Blanche COOK on 6 Oct 1961. (Blanche COOK was born on 10 Feb 1924 3 and died on 12 Sep 2009 in Delaware Co., NY, USA 3.)