"Concerned with the General Welfare of the Deaf of Iowa"

Updated July 4, 2017


Eugene B. (Gene) Cook

November 4, 1922 - January 11, 2017

Eugene B. (Gene) Cook, 94, of Gretna, Nebraska, passed away yesterday (January 11, 2017).

Gene attended Lincoln Public Schools as a mainstreaming student and graduated there.

Gene Cook was an avid camper with his wife.  He also was a good bowler.  He used to work in a plant for Western Electric making electronic equipment for over forty years. 

Preceded in Death by Wife: Lavonne M. Cook, Parents, Brother: Dennis Cook Survived by Children: Roy Cook, Tony (Julie) Cook, Danny (Linda) Cook & Larry Cook, Grandchildren: Adam (Beth), Ian, Taylor, Kasey & Lewis. Great Granddaughter: Taryn, Sister – In – Law: Patty Christensen Brother – In – Law: Mort (Joan) Tunender, Special Friend: Cindy Cook, Numerous Nieces, Nephews & Other Relatives & Friends. Funeral Service Saturday (1/14/2017) 10:00 AM at Roeder Mortuary – 108th Street Chapel Interment Lincoln Memorial Park,6800 S. 14th St. Lincoln, Ne. on Saturday (1/14/2017) at 2:30 PM

Thanks to Roeder Mortuary, Inc., Omaha, NE and Shirley Meyer for the information.