September 2, 1927 - July 23, 2021
Ruth Ellen (McIntyre) Cook, 93, of Anderson, passed away on July 23, 2021, at Sugar Fork Crossing, Anderson. She was born on September 2, 1927, in Anderson, the daughter of Charles and Bertha Irene (Lough) McIntyre. Ruth Ellen graduated from Markleville High School, class of 1945. She retired as a Senior Financial Assistant for Fisher Guide after 36 years of service so that she could enjoy her grandchildren. Ruth Ellen loved spending time with her entire family at their cottage at Lake Cumberland in Kentucky and also attending her children's, grandchildren's and great-grandchildren's sporting events. She also enjoyed researching her and John's genealogy. Ruth Ellen was a member of Meadowbrook Baptist Church in Anderson. She is survived by her sons, Jon T. (Pamela) Cook, and Jay M. (Kathy) Cook; brother, Keith (Gerri) McIntyre; four grandsons, Josh Cook (Misty Somers), Justin Cook (Brittney Shoemaker), Jesse Goodpaster, and Jacob Cook (Paige Durphey); 12 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Ruth Ellen was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 72 years, John E. Cook; siblings, Charles McIntyre, Mary Helen Crusmire, Kathryn "Kitty" Lowder, and an infant sister. Visitation will be held at Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 West 53rd Street, Anderson, Indiana, 46013, on Saturday, July, 31, 2021, from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Services will be at the funeral home on Saturday, at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Dennis Zirkle officiating. Entombment will take place at Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Sugar Fork Crossing for their care and compassion during Ruth Ellen's time spent at the facility. Memorial contributions may be made to Meadowbrook Baptist Church, 119 East 36th Street, Anderson, IN, 46013. www.loosecares.com.
Ruth Ellen (McIntyre) Cook, 93, of Anderson, passed away on July 23, 2021, at Sugar Fork Crossing, Anderson. She was born on September 2, 1927, in Anderson, the daughter of Charles and Bertha Irene (Lough) McIntyre. Ruth Ellen graduated... View Obituary & Service Information
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