Barbara Sue LaCook (nee Beck) age 80, was reunited with her late husband on April 30, 2022, to begin their ever after forty-one years later.
Barbara was preceded in death by beloved husband, Gerald “Jerry” C. LaCook Jr. and her parents, Roy and Eona Beck. A life-long member of the Order of the Eastern Star, she is survived by son, Lewis (Lindsay) LaCook; daughters, Leslie LaCook and Laura Wynieski; brothers, Robert (Judy) Beck, and Carl (Nancy) Beck; sister, Marylin (James) Farmer; Grandsons, Aaron (Stacy) Wynieski, Ethan Wynieski , Jeran Scheuvront; and Granddog, Jack.
Barbara will be remembered by her great grandchildren and her great-great grandchildren. She was Grandma Cookie to Damian (Amanda) Moretz, Cody (Nicole) Moretz, and Shane Hargreaves, and a member of Delaware United Methodist Church.
The family will receive friends Friday, May 6 at 11:00 am at Wyers-Bollinger Funeral Chapel, 2900 North Ridge Road, Sheffield Twp. Funeral services will follow at 12:00 pm. The family then invites you to join them in a small reception at Homewood Suites by Hilton, located at 4930 Transportation Drive, Sheffield Village.
Barbara will be cremated, and her remains will be used to create a memorial stone to be placed with her beloved late husband in a private ceremony.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you consider making a tax-deductible, charitable donation to Crossroads Hospice Charitable Foundation, 10810 E 45 th Street STE 300, Tulsa, OK 74146. You can donate on line by clicking here: https://crhcf.org/donate/ .
The family would like to thank the phenomenal staff at Crossroads Hospice for their tender care of Barbara. They would also like to thank the dedicated staff at Anchor Lodge Nursing Home for their dedication to Barbara’s care during her illness.