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Geraldine Cook

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Geraldine Cook

AGE: 78 • Turnersville

Geraldine Cook (née Steiner), age 78, of Turnersville, NJ, passed away surrounded by her loving family on June 24, 2014.


Always putting others before herself, Gerry had a giving soul. She was strong willed and funny all at the same time. Her favorite past times were the activities of her children and grandchildren…she was their biggest fan.

Born in Camden, NJ, Gerry was a resident of Turnersville since 1959. She was a longtime devoted parishioner of St. Charles Borromeo where she was on the CCD Staff. Gerry was also affectionately known as "The Lunch Lady" at the Whitman Square Elementary School.


Beloved wife of the late, James E.; devoted mother of Jim (Kathy) Cook , Bob Cook and the late Kathleen Hodge; cherished Mom Mom of Stephanie, Robbie, Heather, Michael, Jacob and Maddy; dear sister of Danny Steiner. Gerry is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and her devoted canine companions, Ariel and Apollo.

Farewell Ceremony

Relatives and friends are invited to Geraldine's viewing on Friday, 7- 9 PM and Saturday, 9:15 - 10:15 AM at the St. Charles Borromeo RC Church, 176 Stagecoach Road, Sicklerville, NJ, where the Mass will follow at 10:30 AM. Interment St. Joseph Cemetery, Chews Landing, NJ.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Geraldine's name to ASPCA, PO Box 96929, Washington DC 20090-6929,

Arrangements under the direction of McGuinness Funeral Home, Washington Twp.

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Published in Courier-Post on June 26, 2014
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