~~Port Leyden- Robert L. Cook, Jr., 70 of North Street, husband of Mary, passed away at his residence, on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, while under the loving care of his wife, and hospice.
He was born in Port Leyden, on March 9, 1947, a son of Robert L. and Betty Adams Cook, Sr. Robert received his education at Port Leyden Central School and was united in marriage with Mary E. Culberson, on April 24, 1971, in Port Leyden. Thereafter the couple lived in Port Leyden, before living in Carson City NV, Palmer Alaska and Rock Springs, Wyoming, returning to Port Leyden several years ago. While living in Rock Springs, Mr. Cook was employed as an automobile detailer.
In addition to his wife, Mary, he is survived by his mother, Betty, Boonville; one sister, Joan (William) Ramsdale, Boonville and one brother, Thomas A. Cook, Hobart, IN. He was predeceased by his father, Robert L. Cook, Sr. on January 24, 2017, and by three brothers, Michael, Frederick and Franklin.
In keeping with his wishes, there will be no calling hours or funeral services. Interment will be private at the convenience of his family in Port Leyden Cemetery. His arrangements are in care of Trainor Funeral Home, Inc. 143 Schuyler St. Boonville.