Melvin Joseph "Spike" Cook

Cook, Melvin Joseph "Spike"
July 8, 1951 - May 15, 2013
Melvin Joseph "Spike" Cook was born July 8, 1951 in Sarasota, Florida, the son of Melvin and Rhoda (Schoffield) Cook. He proudly served in the United States Navy.
He worked for Sarasota County for 15 years before his retirement.
He leaves to cherish his loving memory, his loving wife of 35 years, Cheryl Cook, his mother Rhoda Cook, 2 children, Todd (Chris) Borden, and Daughter Windy Borden, sister Mendi Grimm and 3 grandchildren, Zachary, Keenan and Aubrie.
A "Celebration of Life" will be held at Tara Golf and Country Club on June 9th, 4-6 pm.
In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Tidewell Hospice.
Funeral arrangements under the direction of Gendron Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc., 135 N. Lime Ave, Sarasota, Florida, 34237, 941-365-1767. Online condolences may be made at

Funeral Home

Gendron Funeral & Cremation Services Inc
135 N Lime Ave Sarasota, FL 34237
(941) 365-1767

Published in Herald Tribune from May 22 to May 23, 2013