OBITUARY

Kevin Duane Cook

March 14, 1966October 12, 2021

Kevin Cook, 55, passed away unexpectedly in an auto accident on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, in Zeeland Township, Michigan.

Kevin was an accomplished Trumpet player during his Zeeland High School years and later playing in church. He enjoyed working on his computer and was a passionate supporter of Pro-Life and the United States of America. Professionally Kevin loved to transport clients to their medical appointments with Ready Ride Transportation and was a faithful member of the Men’s Bible Study group at Rock Urban Church. Kevin was faithful and enthusiastic in his love for the Lord Jesus Christ.

Kevin is survived by his daughter Shaunessy Cook, parents Duane and Gail Cook, sister Kimberly and David Leonard, nieces Brooke and Sydnie Leonard, aunts Karen Cook, Barbara Yates and several cousins. He was preceded in death by his daughter Alexis Cook, grandparents Bernard and Margaret Cook and Wilton and Wilda Yates, uncles James Yates and Robert Cook.

A service to honor Kevin’s life and faith will be Saturday, October 16, 2021, at 2 pm at Rock Urban Church, 3710 Chicago Drive SW, Grandville, Michigan 49418. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Pastor Gary Petersen will be presiding.

Services

  • Visitation

    Saturday, October 16, 2021

  • Service

    Saturday, October 16, 2021

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Bill Bowman

October 14, 2021

To the Family of Kevin,
I am so so sorry this tragedy has touched your family. When I was notified of Kevin's transition into His Saviour's arms it literally drew the air from my lungs. Kevin was very special to me. He walked into my life at church 6 years ago when Karen and I experienced the home going of our daughter Dana due to a tragic auto accident.. Kevin's quiet support and expressed love grew into a friendship at church. He would come sit by us if he saw where we were seated. If I saw him seated I would sit by him. He always sought me out in the lobby of church to check up on me and make sure I was doing ok.
Kevin was graced by God to always know just what to say and more importantly what not to say to someone in fresh grief. I will always remember Kevin as a warrior in God's Kingdom and a gentle giant here on earth.
I will look forwad to the day when I enter heaven and together with Dana and Kevin Praise our Saviour King Jesus.
Continued prayers for the family. 🙏💕

Vince Diotalevi

October 14, 2021

Definitely going to miss Kevin. We graduated from high school together and over the years I was able to attend church with him several times at about four different churches. I admired his love for Christ as he always went out of his way to invite me to church and invite me to Bible studies if I was able to make it knowing that I never really had a home Church. I will also miss the times that we went out for pizza together on Friday nights. And thanks for the fun time we had at MIS. Rest in peace buddy until we meet again.

Bryan Cook

October 14, 2021

I can still remember our time spent at grandpa’s place on the lake and at the blueberry patch. One time in particular was when I was probably about 8 he was about 14 he fashioned a sail out of a crude wood frame and newspaper. He proceeded out on the lake on a very windy day to try it out. He asked if I wanted to go with him but I thought it would be safer if I just watched from shore. It worked pretty good but he was unable to maintain control and ended up crashing into a couple of fishermen. I thought he was pretty awesome for not only making the sail but having the courage to try it out. I remember him having some pretty cool ideas. As life gets busy we end up going separate ways and losing that young,innocent ,fun relationship. I miss those times and I’ll miss Kevin

jerry & Donna Driesenga

October 14, 2021

Kim and family
we are so sorry in the loss of your brother and son take peace that he is in a better place you are in our thoughts and prayers
much love to you all

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY