OBITUARY

Cathy Wanamaker Cook

May 6, 1959February 5, 2019
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Cathleen W. Cook, 59, of Clayton, North Carolina passed away on February 5, 2019 at her home in Clayton. Cathy was born in Syracuse, NY on May 6, 1959. She graduated from Newport Pacific High School in Scranton, PA. Cathy was a passionate animal advocate and served as a Certified Wildlife Rehabilitator for over 13 years in Johnston county for the North Carolina Wildlife Resource Commission. She successfully rehabilitated countless wild animals and consistently advocated for rescue programs all over the state. Cathy is preceded in death by her parents, Barbara and Thomas Wanamaker; her grandmother, Ann S. Lynch; sister, Dawn Wanamaker and nephew, Ryan. Cathy is survived by her son, John Cook; husband, Mark; sisters, Debbie Faga and her husband Tom, Marilee Broadway and her husband Doug, Danine White, Kimberly Hayes and her husband Fred; brothers, Thomas J. Wanamaker, Jr. and Christian Wanamaker. She is also survived by nine nephews; godmother, Ann Harper; a daughter; two grandchildren and one great grandchild. Memorials may be given to McLaurin Funeral Home or online at the Go Fund Me page https://www.gofundme.com/cathy-cook-memorial-fund . The family of Cathy Cook wishes to extend our sincere thanks to Bethesda Baptist Church. Visitation will be held Saturday, February 9, 2019 from 6-8pm at McLaurin Funeral Home. The family will schedule a celebration of life for Cathy at a later date. Arrangements are being coordinated by McLaurin Funeral Home in Clayton. Flowers are welcome and may be sent to the funeral home.

  • FAMILY

  • John Cook, Son
  • Mark Cook, Husband
  • Debbie Faga, Sister
  • Tom Faga, Brother-in-law
  • Marilee Broadway, Sister
  • Doug Broadway, Brother-in-law
  • Danine White, Sister
  • Kimberly Hayes, Sister
  • Fred Hayes, Brother-in-law
  • Thomas J. Wanamaker Jr., Brother
  • Christian Wanamaker, Brother
  • Ann Harper, Godmother
  • Barbara Wanamaker, Mother
  • Thomas Wanamaker Sr., Father
  • Ann S. Lynch, Grandmother
  • Dawn Wanamaker, Sister
  • Ryan ., Nephew
  • Cathy also leaves behind nine nephews; a daughter; two grandchildren and one great grandchild to cherish her memory.

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, February 9, 2019
REMEMBERING

Cathy Wanamaker Cook

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EDNA MRS DAVID LYNCH

February 8, 2019

TO THE FAMILY OF CATHY WANAMAKER COOK: PLEASE ACCEPT OUR FAMILY'S CONDOLENCES. WE ARE VERY SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS AND HOPE FOND MEMORIES HELP HEAL THE PAIN.

IN OUR PRAYERS,
THE DAVID LYNCH FAMILY

Debbie Faga

February 7, 2019

My beautiful sister, always tried to have a smile. She was a fighter and stubborn until the end. I will miss her dearly. I love you, "later gator"