Jones, Rich & Barnes Funeral Home

199 Woodford Street, Portland, ME


Geraldine Cook Edwards

March 12, 1926July 17, 2020

Portland- Geraldine Cook Edwards, 94, passed away on July 17, 2020. She was born in Wilson Beach New Brunswick Canada on March 12, 1926. When she was young her grandparents James and Alice (Mitchell) Babcock brought her to live with them in Lubec. She attended Lubec schools and worked in the sardine factories there. After school she moved to Portland where she met and married Sherman Cook. She worked in accounts payable for IGA stores.

She was predeceased by her husband Sherman in 1993.

She is survived by her special cousins and dear friends.

Family and friends are invited to attend a graveside committal service on Friday, July 31, 2020 at 10:00 AM at the Maine Veterans Cemetery, Civic Center Drive, Augusta.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Geraldine’s memory to the Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland, PO Box 336, Westbrook ME 04098.


  • Graveside Service

    Friday, July 31, 2020

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