UMATILLA, Fla.-Bradley E. Cook, 82 of Umatilla, Fla. passed away on Thursday (Oct. 20, 2016).
Born in Canisteo on Oct. 13, 1934, he was the son of the late Arthur S. Cook and Harriett J. (Chase) Cook.
Bradley worked at the former Foster Wheeler Corp. of Dansville before moving to Florida in 1987.
He was a member of the National Rifle Association and during his early years he was an avid hunter, fisherman and bowler. He also enjoyed riding his motorcycles.
He is survived by three sons, Eugene Cook of Hornell, Gerald Cook of Hornell, and Bradley Cook of Factoryville, Pa.; three daughters, Janet (James) Reitnauer of Hornell, Terri Wise of Jermyn, Pa. and Julie (Michael) Bankson of Nicholson, Pa.; their mother, Dolores (Silsby) Cook; 17 grandchildren; one great grandchild; several nieces & nephews and his dear friends, Koko Gough and Alyssa.
The Bishop & Johnson Funeral Home, Inc., in Hornell is honored to serve the family of Bradley E. Cook.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday (Nov. 12, 2016) at 12:00 pm at the Bishop & Johnson Funeral Home, Inc., 285 Main St., Hornell, with Deacon Robert McCormick officiating.
A private burial will take place at the Hillside Cemetery in Canisteo.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Online condolences or remembrances of Bradley are welcomed at the Bishop & Johnson Funeral Home.