×

Nelsen Williamsburg

3785 Strawberry Plains Rd., Williamsburg, VA

OBITUARY

Verdie Dean Cooke Sr.

October 9, 1931January 11, 2020

Verdie D. Cooke, Sr., age 88, of Hampton, VA, passed away peacefully on January 11, 2020.

He retired as a Train Master after 30 years at CSX Railway. He also was a Korean War Veteran. Verdie enjoyed gardening, fishing, going to church, and meeting his friends at Hardee’s and Sam’s Club for lunch. Verdie was preceded in death by his wife, Ann and his son, Dean.

He is survived by his beloved pet, Chase; his son, Todd Cooke (Sandra); granddaughter, Christina Cooke; sister-in-law, Faye Evans; niece, Anna Sofis (Tim); sister-in-law, Linda Andrews; nephew, Will Andrews (Jessica); extended family, David Deal, Debbie Deal, Amanda Waller (Jordan), Ryan Jones and family.

The family would like to express a special thank you to Riverside Oncology 5 West employees Linda Bethel and Kelly Tran as well as hospice care coordinator, Brenda Deuell for their compassion and care.

Services

No services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.

Memories

Verdie Dean Cooke Sr.

have a memory or condolence to add?

ADD A MEMORY
Lindsey Bethel

January 15, 2020

Todd, Thank you for letting me care for your father. I'm glad he was so peaceful and we were all able to respect his wishes. He was very lucky to have you by his side the whole time. I'm thinking of you and your family.
~Lindsey Bethel (5west nurse)~

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY