In memory of

Dale Franklin Cook

December 10, 1932 - April 10, 2017
From: Sac City, IA
Dale Franklin Cook

Dale Franklin Cook

Born: December 10, 1932
Died: April 10, 2017
Age: 84
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     Dale Cook, age 84, of Sac City, IA, passed away at his home on Monday, April 10, 2017. Dale was born in Lucas County, IA, on December 10, 1932 to William and Florence (Smith) Cook. On September 6, 1958, Dale married the love of his life, Barbra Olive. This union was blessed with a son, Tim.

     Dale worked for the City of Sac City for 18 years until retiring in 1988. He loved his family deeply and time spent together with them was treasured. Dale enjoyed many things in life such as working on bicycles, collecting old radios, playing the harmonica, and playing word search puzzles. Dale also enjoyed the outdoors. Going fishing, bird watching, and camping were among his favorites.

     Left to cherish Dale’s memory are his wife, Barb; son, Tim (Diane) Cook of Fort Dodge, IA; grandchildren: Michael, Josh, Shawn, Joe, Jeremy, and Amanda; great-grandchildren: Taylor, Madison, Christian, Avery, Keaton, Kyle, Madyson, and Aspen; sisters: Thelma Egbert of Des Moines, IA, Ruby Walker of Knoxville, IA, Vera (Clarence) Walker of Des Moines, IA, and Sharon Estes of Dexter, IA. 

     Dale is preceded in death by his parents, William and Florence Cook; brothers: William Jr., George, and Howard Cook; sisters: Wilma Fortune and Mary King.

Memorial Service
3:00 p.m. Saturday
April 15, 2017
Farber & Otteman Funeral Home
Sac City, Iowa
Gary Witte
1:00-3:00 p.m. Saturday
April 15, 2017
Farber & Otteman Funeral Home
Sac City, Iowa
Shiloh Cemetery
Paragould, AR


Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 2:30 PM
“Dear Barb, Tim & Family, So very sorry to learn about your loss of Dale! Also, know you are in good hands yourself, while you are recovering Sending wishes for many blessings for you and your family, and our deepest condolences. With Sympathy
Martin & Sharon (Zimmerman) Pearson

- Martin & Sharon (Zimmerman) Pearson
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 2:30 PM
“Heartfelt sympathy for Barbra and Tim and all the friends and other family... So sad to hear of Dale's passing and
pray that God will hold you especially close and bring you peace and healing along with the good memories. I'll be keeping you in my prayers. ”
- Connie L. (Long) Cochran - daughter of Russell & Mildred (Cook) Long
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