Eddie Cook was born July 29th, 1936 in Germantown, Mo.
He was the beloved husband of JoAnn for 54 years, father and mother to Melissa and Kelly. Eddie was one of seven children born to his parents, Sam and Doris. Eddie is a Veteran of the United States Air Force. He retired from General Motors after 30 years of service. He enjoyed fishing and hunting. He played minor league baseball as a pitcher and continued to enjoy watching baseball up to the day he was called home.
Eddie was preceded in death by his parents, Sam and Doris, his sisters, Velda and Jean, and his brother, Norman. Further, he was survived by his sisters, Joyce and Lola and his brother, Gerald, as well as his children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends.
Eddie will be remembered as a peaceful, content soul.
In lieu of flowers, family requests donations be made to The Veteran’s Community Project of Kansas City.