Loretta L. Cook May 29, 1960 - June 21, 2014 SOUTH BEND - Loretta L. Cook, 54, of South Bend, passed away in her home on Saturday, June 21st, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born Loretta Turney on May 29, 1960, in Adrian, MI. On August 19th, 1978, she married James A. Cook, I in Elkhart, IN. Loretta formerly worked at Rosie's Donuts and NylonCraft before beginning her career as a cook at J & R Lincolnway Grill in South Bend. Loretta will be welcomed to her place in heaven by her late parents, Florence Williams and George Turney; stepfather, Leonard Williams; husband, James A. Cook I; brothers, Craig Turney, Robert Turney and James Hilyard; brothers-in-law, Lorance Arnold Sr., William "Red" Arnold Sr. and Danny Morey; and a nephew, Danny Turney. She is survived by five children, James (Abby) Cook II, Janetta (David) Balog, Michelle Cook, D.J. Feyos and Justin Lechenet; eleven grandchildren, Amanda Strell, Timmothy Grezgorek, James Lee Cook, Brody Cook, Justin Cronk, Lexi Balog, Ben Balog, Jaimie Balog, Payton Feyos, Kaydance Merreno and Sephiora Feyos; long- time companion, Dale Feyos; siblings, Kevin Wainwright, Ronald Hil-yard, Kathy Bachmann, Georgette Arnold, William Turney, Marcie Arnold, Leonard (June) Williams and Alan (Beverly) Williams; along with numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews, great-great-nieces & nephews; additional family and many friends. Funeral services for Loretta will be held at 1 pm Thursday, June 26, 2014, in the Palmer Funeral Home - Hickey Chapel, 17131 Cleveland Road, South Bend. Graveside services and burial will follow at Southlawn Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm Thursday in the funeral home prior to services. Memorial contributions may be donated to Palmer Funeral Home. Online condolences may be left for the Cook family at www.palmerfuneralhomes.com.
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Palmer Funeral Homes - Hickey Chapel
17131 Cleveland Rd. South Bend, IN 46635
Published in South Bend Tribune on June 24, 2014