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Cook, Francis H.
Francis H. Cook of Roseville passed away at 3:12 a.m. January 6, 2012 at OSF Holy Family Medical Center in Monmouth. He was born May 25, 1918 in Obert, NE the son of Ira and Nettie Thompson Cook. He married Angeline Lee Peterson on August 25, 1946.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years; one daughter Susan (Hank) Sinda of St. Charles, MO; two sons Bill (Dorothy) Cook of Roseville, IL and Robert (Carol) Cook of Cadiz, KY; 9 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, 1 brother (Dean Cook), 2 sisters (Mardelle Pedigo, and Adeline Cook).

He was born and raised in Obert NE where he graduated high school. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII serving in five different theatres. After marriage they moved to Roseville where he has lived since. He owned and operated Warren Heating and Sheet Metal from 1963-1982. He was a member of the Lawson Babbitt American Legion Post in Roseville where he was a past commander. He was a member of the Roseville United Methodist Church and a member of the Warren County Sportsman's Club.

Funeral service will be Tuesday January 10, 2012, 11:00 am at Corman Memorial Home Roseville, IL. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in the Roseville Cemetery, military honors will be accorded at the grave. Memorials may be made to the Lawson Babbitt American Legion Nursing Scholarship and or the Roseville Library Association. Please sign the online guestbook at www.cormanmh.com. Corman Memorial Home Roseville is in charge of the arrangements.
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