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Obituaries

Obituaries

Cyril 'Cy' R. Cook 1920 - 2008 Pratt

Memorial services for Cyril 'Cy' R. Cook, 87, Pratt, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Larrison Mortuary. Burial will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Driftwood Cemetery in Driftwood, Okla., with Elks Lodge Honors.Mr. Cook, died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2008, at Pratt Regional Medical Center in Pratt.He was born Feb. 4, 1920, in Driftwood, Okla., the son of J.H. and Mayme R. Graham Cook. Mr. Cook served in the Army Air Force during World War II in Okinawa and Guam. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church, BPOE Lodge No. 1451, Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion, all of Pratt, and the Masonic Lodge in Oklahoma. He was employed by Lockwood Co. in Atchison.He married Elva 'Babe' Hamilton on Jan. 2, 1942. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include a son, J.C. and wife Lou Jean Cook, Louisville, Colo.; a daughter, Janet S. and husband Roger L. Crabill, Lawrence; and a granddaughter, Shannon Cook. He was preceded in death by a grandson, Gary Cook.Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at Larrison Mortuary in Pratt, where the family will receive them from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The family suggests memorial contributions to KETCH, sent in care of Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Road, Pratt, KS 67124. Online condolences may be left at <a href="http://www.larrisonmortuary.com">www.larrisonmortuary.com</a>.