Obituary for Howard Cook
Howard T Cook Age 92, of Palm City Florida, passed away on September 9, 2017, at Waters Edge in Palm City.
Howard was born in Dike Iowa, but grew up in Pasadena California, and Great Neck, New York.
He served as a Ensign in the Navy during WWII, and graduated from Dartmouth College with a degree in economics.
Howard worked in the confectionary business until his retirement.
His last position was Vice President of Sales for the Hershey Chocolate Co.
He was also active locally and had served on the board of directors of the Red Cross.
Survivors include his wife of 68 years, Elaine Cook of Palm City, his sons Howard Cook and his wife Barbara Cook of Coral Springs and Michael Cook and His wife Holly Cook of Bradenton Fla. His Grand Children Christine Cook, Danny Cook and his wife Adrianna. Danny Anderson and his wife Erin, and his Great Grand Children Catalina and Juliana Cook and Hadley and Hayden Anderson. He was preceded in death by his son Curtis James Cook.
Visitation will be from 10:00 am. To 11:00 am. On Tuesday September 19, 2017, at the Forest Hills Funeral Homes, Palm City FL.
The Funeral service will be at 11:00 am in the funeral home Chapel. Entombment will follow immediately in the Forest Hill Memorial Park, Palm City, with Military Honors provided by the U.S. Navy.
For those who wish, contribution may be made to ( Hospice) Treasure Health, 1201 SE Indian Street, Stuart, FL 34997, or at 772-403-4500 or on-line at www.treasurehealth.org or to Sandhill Cove Foundation, 1500 SW Capri Street, Palm City, FL 34990 or at 772-283-1175 in Howard Cooks memory.
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