George Frederick Cook
Cook, George Frederick, 76, Onslow Mountain, Col. Co., passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019 in Cedarstone Enhanced Care, Truro, with his wife by his side. Born June 3, 1943 in Truro, he was a son of the late William "Bill" and Agnes (Gordon) Cook. George owned and operated Taxi’s and sold fruit and vegetables door to door. He loved music, car racing and spending time with family and friends. He was always there to give a helpful hand.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 56 years, Joan (Buchanan) Cook; his children, Steve (Shannon), Jamie; much loved grandchildren, Ashley (Nick), Chris (Lienna), who he was so very proud of; great-grandchildren, Zoey and Levi who he loved dearly; sisters, Gertie and Eileen; numerous, nieces, nephews, inlaws and friends.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his brother-in-law, Roland Wilson.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Mattatall~Varner Funeral Home, 55 Young Street, Truro. No visitation or funeral service by family request. A Celebration of Life with George’s family will take place at a later date. Donations in memory may be made to Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia, V.O.N. Adult Day Program, Truro, or to the Colchester SPCA. Private messages of condolence may be sent to the family by viewing George’s obituary on-line and selecting "Send A Condolence" at: www.mattatallvarnerfh.com