Ronald Cook, Sr.

Obituary of Ronald E. Cook, Sr.

Please share a memory of Ronald to include in a keepsake book for family and friends.
Mr. Ronald E. Cook, Sr., aka, Cookie the Junk Man, 84, of Fonda/Yosts died Monday, December 28, 2020 at Palatine Nursing Home. Born on January 27, 1936 in Gloversville, NY, he was the son of Reginald Cook and Ruth Blood Cook. He had been a resident of the local area most of his life. He worked at many Leather Mills in Gloversville and Johnstown, NY as a flesher. Mr. Cook traveled most of the United States before marrying and having his son. In 1976 Ronald was married to Linda. She was the love of his life and soul mate. Linda predeceased Ronald. His parents; brother, Richard Cook; and sister, Roselyn Cook also predeceased him. Mr. Cook is survived by his son, Ronald E. “Chip” Cook, Jr. and Sarah “Becky”’; sister, Carole Florence; 5 grandchildren, Bethany, Abigail, Moriah, Sarah, David; great-grandchildren, Hazel (Hazelnut), and Jordan. A celebration of life will be held at a later date once the Covid restrictions are lifted. Contributions in memory of Mr. Ronald E. Cook, Sr. may be made to Montgomery County Agricultural Scholarship Fund.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Ronald Cook, Sr., please visit Tribute Store
A Memorial Tree was planted for Ronald
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Houghtaling & Hanley Funeral Home, Inc.
Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
Online Event
About this Event
Ronald Cook, Sr.

In Loving Memory

Ronald Cook, Sr.

1936 - 2020

Look inside to read what others have shared
Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in this book.
Services for Ronald Cook, Sr.
There are no events scheduled. You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or planting a memorial tree in memory of Ronald Cook, Sr..
Visit the Tribute Store
Share Your Memory of