Helen Cook(1914 - 2013)

Helen Viola Cook

Helen Cook, 98, Menasha, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on Thursday, February 28, 2013. She was born August 11, 1914, daughter of the late Herman and Amanda Boness. Helen was united in marriage to Robert Cook in 1937. She loved playing all different dice games, watching the Green Bay Packers, and especially loved having her children and grandchildren over.

Helen is survived by her children: Jeannette (Melvin) Lindsey, Josephine "Tootie" Schuman, and Russ (Judy) Cook; 16 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; 25 great-great-grandchildren; and many other special family members and friends.

Helen was preceded in death by her husband; parents; daughter, Jacquline Skenandore; great-granddaughter Melissa.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at the Kessler Funeral Home, 304 S. Commercial St., Neenah, with Rev. Steven Billings officiating. Interment will be in Resthaven Cemetery, Menasha. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service. A memorial has been established in Helen's name.


Funeral Home

Kessler Funeral Home - Neenah
304 S. Commercial Street Neenah, WI 54956
(920) 722-6464

Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on Mar. 3, 2013