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Edward C. Cooke

October 9, 1938 - March 31, 2014
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Cooke, Edward Charles, 75, passed away Monday, March 31, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. Edward was born on October 9, 1938 in Greenwich, Connecticut to the late Edward Wiliam and Margret Ann Cooke. He was a retired police officer for the Stamford Police Department in Stamford, CT. Edward was a healthcare aid for ten years at Sarasota Memorial. He was a member of Saint Stephen Catholic Church in Valrico. Edward was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. Survivors include his devoted wife, Dianne J. Cooke; son: Edward William Cooke, Michelle Cooke (wife), their three children Robin, Edward and Colleen...
Cooke, Edward Charles, 75, passed away Monday, March 31, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. Edward was born on October 9, 1938 in Greenwich, Connecticut to the late Edward Wiliam and Margret Ann Cooke. He was a retired police officer for the Stamford Police Department in Stamford, CT. Edward was a healthcare aid for ten years at Sarasota Memorial. He was a member of Saint Stephen Catholic Church in Valrico. Edward was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. Survivors include his devoted wife, Dianne J. Cooke; son: Edward William Cooke, Michelle Cooke (wife), their three children Robin, Edward and Colleen (located in Yorba Linda, CA); daughter: Kimberly Ann Baskett, Todd Baskett (husband) their three children Lauren, Jacqueline, Jonathan (located in Birdsboro PA); grandson: Ryan Cooke, Katie (wife) son - Henry (located Troy, NY); granddaughters: Kathryn Cooke - Michel, husband Isch, children Brian and Isch (East Hampton NY) and Erica Wilson, husband John and daughter Rachel (Troy, NY) ; a friend of Bill W. for 42 years; an extend loving family and circle of good friends. Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 3 from 6-8 PM at Hillsboro Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, April 4 at 1 PM at St. Stephen Catholic Church, Valrico. Please visit www.hillsboromemorial.com to view Edward's Everlasting Memorial, funeral service dates and times and sign his guest. Edward will be forever loved and deeply missed by his devoted family.

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"We were both blessed to have known and worked with "Big Ed". He was a good cop, and full of fun. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all." Eddie & Jeanne Melfi (Mesa, AZ)

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COOKE, Edward Charles, 75, passed away March 31, 2014. Visitation will be April 3 from 6-8 PM at Hillsboro Memorial. Funeral Mass will be April 4...

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