Dolores E. “Dee” Cook dinner, 91, of Coal Centre, passed absent, in her property, surrounded by spouse and children, Friday, July 16, 2021. She was born April 7, 1930, at household, in Ellsworth, a daughter of the late George Oliver Homme Sr. and Grace Elizabeth Hamilton Homme.
On July 6, 1949, Dee married her significant college sweetheart and very best pal, John Cook Jr. “Cook dinner,” who died February 2, 2012. Collectively, they experienced 5 youngsters, Constance Cook Graham (Wayne), John “Skip” Prepare dinner III, who died April 21, 1991 (Frances), Donald “Bud” Cook dinner, Faye Lynn Harsh (Michael) and Dana Cook Baer 6 grandchildren, John Louis “Yipper” Graham (Jennifer), James Preston Graham (Kimberly), Wesley Francis Prepare dinner, Ellen Christine LeMasters (Daniel), Ashley Mishelle Ludwinski (Daniel) and Nicole Elizabeth Moody (Benjamin) seven excellent-grandchildren, Austin Cordell Wesley Graham (fiance Lexi Sharer), Kayden Richard “Bug” Graham, Gracelyn Cheyenne Graham, Madelyn Erika Ludwinski, Mikaela Noelle Ludwinski, Grace Nlle Moody and Gunner Scott Graham and one particular good-terrific-grandchild, Shailyn Renee Graham. She is survived also by one sister, Dorothy “Dot” Hails (Fred) and lots of nieces and nephews.
Deceased are a person sister, Lillian Faye Homme and 7 Homme brothers, George Jr., James, Robert, Donald, Harold, Vernon and Ronald “Butch.”
In 1948, Dee graduated from Ellsworth Substantial School. As a mother and homemaker, Dee put the wants of her relatives ahead of her personal. Afterwards in daily life, she done teaching as a nurse’s aide at Washington Clinic, and she relished operating as a profits clerk for Gabriel Brothers, Inc. until eventually her retirement. In retirement, she ongoing to provide other people by making and donating a lot of quilts and most recently, by creating hundreds of masks to support frontline workers in the course of the pandemic.
Dee was the finest “Granny,” as her best pleasure was shelling out time with her family, primarily her grandchildren, good-grandchildren and fantastic-excellent-grandchild. Usually swift with a witty comment, Dee appreciated humor and she was a great listener. Normally curious about the world about her, she loved “Googling,” getting new recipes on the “net,” quilting, gardening, reading through, developing puzzles and viewing Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy.
All solutions will be private. The family indicates that pals celebrate Dee’s lifestyle by making memorial gifts to the American Cancer Modern society, the American Heart Affiliation or to a charity of their selection.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Greenlee’s Bentleyville Funeral Dwelling, 619 Primary Avenue, Bentleyville. Guest book and particular condolences may well be accessed at www.GreenleeFuneralHome.com.
Printed by Observer-Reporter on Jul. 20, 2021.