Obit: Cook, Martha (1849 - 1943)

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Surnames: Cook, Doo, McMiller

----Source: THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 01/07/1943

Cook, Martha (26 AUG 1849 - 1 JAN 1943)

Mrs. Charles Cook, a resident of this community (Thorp, Clark Co., Wis.) for the past fifty years, died at the home of her son, Edmund Cook, Friday morning, Jan. 1, 1943, at the age of 93 years, 4 months and 5 days.

Martha Doo was born at Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada, on Aug. 26, 1849. Her husband preceded her in death in July 1932.

Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Anna McMiller of Minneapolis, two sons, Alex of Chippewa Falls, and Edmund of Thorp, six grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted at the Thorp Funeral Home at two o’clock Sunday afternoon by Rev. Harry Lee, pastor of the Methodist Church of Thorp, and the remains were laid to rest in the East Thorp Cemetery beside her husband.



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