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William G. Cook

May 27, 1934 — August 11, 2023

William G. Cook, 89, passed away peacefully on August 11, 2023, at Hospice House surrounded by his loving family.

Bill was born on May 27, 1934, in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, the son of Gaylord and Ruth (Craft) Cook. On August 19, 1955, he was united in marriage to the former Carol Miller with whom he shared 68 years of marriage. Bill received a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Youngstown State University. He was employed by General Motors as a purchasing agent for thirty years, retiring in 1996. He was a proud veteran of the United States Air Force. An avid train collector, he was a member of the Train Collectors Association of America displaying his collection and attending train shows throughout the country. He was also a member of the Saxon Club and the Eagles Club. Bill enjoyed cars and motorcycles riding his bike into his 80’s. He and Carol had a close group of friends that enjoyed playing cards and dining together. He will be missed by his loving wife Carol, sons Gary W. (Kathy) Cook, Robert S. (Laura) Cook and William F. (Cheryl) Cook, ten grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister Jean Freier and in-laws Fred & Charlotte Miller. Visitation will be held at Lane Funeral Homes- Canfield Chapel, 65 N. Broad Street, Canfield, Ohio 44406 on Tuesday August 15, 2023, from 10:00 – 11:00 am followed by a funeral service at 11:00 am. Bill will be laid to rest at Lake Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be sent to Hospice of the Valley or Angels for Animals. To leave condolences to the family please visit www.lanefuneralhomes.com.


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