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JOSEPH J. KOOK July 6, 1916 to January 1, 2013 Age 96, passed away of natural causes at his home on January 1, 2013. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was born July 6, 1916 in Detroit Michigan. He served in the Army during World War II in the South Pacific. After the war he moved to Riverside California, married and had one child, Sandy. Joseph worked as an accountant for the County of Riverside until his retirement in 1981. After the death of his wife he married Doris Gould in 1985. They traveled extensively and enjoyed their grandchildren and their pug dogs. He and Doris were constant and loving companions until her death in 2011. Joseph's surviving family members include a son and daughter, five grandchildren, and three great grandchildren. He will be remembered as a kind, caring man and a true gentleman, devoted to his family. We will all miss his warm heart, sense of humor and most of all his love. A Memorial tribute will be held in his honor at noon on Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at Pierce Brothers Crestlawn Memorial Park, 11500 Arlington Avenue, Riverside, CA 92505. Interment will be at Riverside National Cemetery. Donations in his honor can be made to the Humane Society. Please visit www.piercebroscrestlawn.com to offer condolences.
Published in Press-Enterprise on Jan. 11, 2013
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