Frederick W. Cooke, Jr.
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AGE: 72 • Lakewood
Frederick W. Cooke, Jr., age 72, of Lakewood, passed away on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at his residence. He was born on October 6, 1941 in Newark, NJ, and he was the son of Frederick and Stella Cooke. After his early years in Newark, Fred was a resident of Brick, NJ before moving to Lakewood 22 years ago. Fred was a graduate of Brick High School's first graduating class, and served on the High School Reunion Committee. He was a retired aviation manufacturing specialist for Air Cruisers in Farmingdale, NJ. Fred also sung a cappella with the group The Dardanelles.
Husband of the late Barbara Cooke, Fred is survived by 3 children, Denise Zumbano and her husband Phil, Debbie Dyke and her husband Glenn, and Donna Mazzoni and her husband Marcel; 3 grandchildren, Lauren Dyke, Michael Mazzoni, and Nina Mazzoni and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Sunday from 2 to 4 & 7 to 9 p.m. at the D'Elia Funeral Home, 1300 Vermont Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701. His funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Monday in the funeral home. Interment will follow in the Ocean County Memorial Park. For further information or to post a tribute online, please visit www.deliafuneralhome.com
Published in Asbury Park Press on Mar. 8, 2014