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Barbara Jean Cook

Barbara Jean Cook age 91, of Ravenna, MI died Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at Heartwood Lodge in Spring Lake. Barbara was born on June 8, 1929 in Muskegon, MI to the late Oscar and Hazel (Pringle) Anderson. She married Paul G. Cook on October 18, 1947. He preceded her in death on April 8, 2009. Barbara is survived by 2 Sons: Roger Cook and Ron (Sue) Cook both of Ravenna, 1 Daughter: Diane Evans of Muskegon. 13 Grandchildren and 23 Great Grandchildren 3 Great Great Grandchildren. Brother: Al (Nina Bee) Anderson of Wolf Lake. Daughter in-law: Denise Cook of Ravenna. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Barbara is preceded in death by her parents, husband Paul, Son: Paul Jr, 2 Grandchildren Christopher and Duke Cook and Daughter in-law: Paula Cook. Sister: Shirley Wantz. Brother: Jack Anderson. Cremation has taken place with a Memorial Service at a later date. Memorials may be directed to: Conservation Club of Ravenna or Alzheimer’s Association. Go to: www.throopfhravenna.com or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511.

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Barbara taught me to hunt squirrels and spear toads.I will always remember the special times we had on the hunt.We played many games of penny poker in the deer woods and I became richer because of it!

Mickey Mouse Nov 17 2020 6:04 PM

My heart breaks for another loss for your family. Barb and her family have never left my thoughts over the years. Prayers are with you all.

CATHY WARMELS Nov 14 2020 11:00 PM

My condolence to the family of Barb! She did a lot to make weddings amazing... She was always happy and with a smile

Pamela Nov 14 2020 7:45 PM