ST. JOHNSVILLE — Mrs. Lennetta W. Cook, 88, of St. Johnsville, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, in Abington-Lansdale Hospital, Lansdale, Pa., with her loving family by her side.
She was born on June 2, 1925, in St. Johnsville, the daughter of the late Frank and Laura (Kretser) Wick, and attended Fort Plain High School. On Jan. 5, 1946, she was united in marriage to Stewart J. Cook in Fort Plain. Mrs. Cook was last employed at Little Falls Footwear. Lennetta was a member of the Grace Congregational United Church of Christ.
Survivors include two sons, S. James Cook and his wife, Linda, of Mays Landing, N.J., and Scott J. Cook, of St. Johnsville; a daughter, Sherry Harris and her husband, Bruce, of Harleysville, Pa.; seven grandchildren, Jason Cook and his wife, Christina, Matthew Cook, Robert Cook, Theodore Cook, Kimberly Harris, Christina Harris and Carrie Harris; along with many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, great-great-nieces, great-great-nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her husband, Stewart, and her sisters, Monica Loyche and Waona Sutton.
In her youth, she enjoyed working with her parents on the farm and loved animals, especially riding horses. She had been a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and served as a Cub Scout den mother. She was devoted to her family and valued their times together. She faithfully read passages from the Holy Bible and other spiritual devotionals. Her faith in Jesus Christ sustained her throughout her life and served as an example to her children, grandchildren and others. She had a gentle spirit and was a pillar of strength to her family.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, from 5 until 8 p.m. at Enea Family Funeral Home, 9 Center St., St. Johnsville. Funeral services will be conducted by the Reverend David Johnson at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at the funeral home. Interment will be in St. Johnsville Cemetery in the spring.
Those wishing may contribute in Lennetta's memory to any children's charity of choice. The family is being served by Kevin and Harry Enea, funeral directors, Enea Family Funeral Home, St. Johnsville. To leave an online message of condolence, please visit www.eneafamily.com.