Frank G. Cook
Frank G. Cook, 81, of Evansville, died Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011, at Deaconess Hospice Center.
He was a veteran of the Korean War, formerly an Indiana State Police trooper who retired as a special agent with the Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms Bureau after 24 years of service, earning the Albert Gallatin Award from The Department of the Treasury and a member of VFW Post 2953, American Legion Abe Lincoln Post and Holy Rosary Catholic Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Martha, in 2009, and a sister, Clarice Bennett.
Survivors include four daughters, Holly Cook of Roachdale and Angela Osborne, Robin Zinn and Tammy Morgan, all of Evansville; two sons, Greg and Jeff Cook, both of Evansville; four brothers, John D. Cook and Carl E., William H. and James A. Boley; two sisters, Patricia A. Hite and Carol B. Proffitt; 13 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Friday, Aug. 12, from 3 to 7 p.m. at Ziemer Funeral Home East Chapel in Evansville.
Mass of Christian Burial: Saturday, Aug. 13, at 10 a.m. CST at Holy Rosary Catholic Church with burial at 2:30 p.m. in Oak Grove Cemetery west of Corydon.
Officiant: Father Bernard Etienne.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 1301 S. Green River Road, Evansville, IN 47714 or Deaconess Hospice, 600 Mary St., Evansville, IN 47747.