Bruce R. Cook, 64, of Moorland passed away Thursday, January 2, 2014 at his home.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, January 9, 2014 at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Rev. Gary Snook, Pastor of First Church of the Nazarene, officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery. A visitation will be Wednesday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Bruce is survived by his wife, Lois; sons, Eric Cook of Fort Dodge; Nicholas Cook of Moorland; Patrick (Marissa) McLeod of Fairbanks, AK; and Jesse McLeod of Moorland; grandchildren, Carston Cook; William Zachary Cook; Kyle Cook; Camron Cook; Payton McLeod; Emma Henry; step-grandchildren, Dawson Harris and Colton Harris; brothers, Mervin (Wilma) of Lehigh; Robert (Jeanne) of Murrells Inlet, SC; Clark (Rose Mary) of Lakota; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Melvin and Francis Cook; and his daughter, Melenie Cook.
Bruce was born September 28, 1949 in Fort Dodge. He was raised in Otho and attended school in Fort Dodge. Bruce served in the Army during the Vietnam Era, stationed in Germany. In 1971, Bruce was united in marriage to Lois Evans and the couple established their home in Fort Dodge, He worked for Georgia Pacific for 25 years and retired in 2004. Later, Bruce worked for Evans Construction until he retired due to ill health. In 1990, the couple established their home in Moorland.
Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.