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John W. Cook

1935 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
John W. Cook Obituary

John Waymire Cook, D.D.S., 79, of Four Corners Road, Goshen, NH, passed away Friday, July 18, 2014, peacefully in his sleep at his eldest son Jay Cook and daughter in law Julie Cunningham-Cook's home in Brattleboro, VT surrounded by family. Dr. Cook was born in Willimantic, CT, on February 4, 1935, the son of Wendell and Frances (Waymire) Cook. He was raised and educated in Storrs, CT growing up with brother Wendell and sister Barbara. Dr. Cook graduated from Loyola University School of Dentistry in 1964 and after his residency at Hartford Hospital returned to Storrs, CT to open his dental practice. He serviced patients from Storrs and neighboring towns for 14 years before moving to Goshen, NH in 1980. In New Hampshire he practiced in Claremont and Newport servicing the surrounding area for 16 years before retiring from dentistry in 1996. Dr. Cook is survived by his 7 children and 2 step sons: son Jay Cook of Brattleboro, VT, daughter Robbin Cook of Media, PA, son John Cook II of Los Angeles, CA, daughter Deanna Cook of Northampton, MA, daughter Hillary Cook of Crozet, VA, daughter Tobye Cook of Suffield, CT, and daughter Katrina Cook of Ellington, CT. Dr. Cook also leaves 2 step sons from his marriage with the late Lorraine Sarah Cook: step son Roy James Taylor of Groombridge, England, and step son Ronnie Taylor of Hoboken, NJ, as well as 17 grandchildren. A Memorial Service will be held at 2PM on Saturday, August 31, 2014, at Dr. Cook's residence located at 33 Four Corners Road Goshen, NH 03752.

Published in The Hartford Courant on July 29, 2014
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