Jean L. Cook, 86, of Montoursville, passed away Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, at the Gatehouse in Divine Providence Hospital. She was born Oct. 5, 1926, in Gowen City, Pa., a daughter of Raymond and Goldie Schleig Kerstetter.
Jean was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church in Montoursville, and had worked for the Montoursville High School Cafeteria.
On April 26, 2004, she was predeceased by her husband, John W. Cook. Jean was also predeceased by a sister, Doris Welliver and a granddaughter, Rachel Stabley.
Jean is survived by her son, Dave Cook of Pittsburgh; two daughters, Lori (Jay) Stabley of Allenwood and Tracy J. (Tracy) Rhian of Cogan Station; a sister, Rae Artman of Gowen City; and six grandchildren, Ben, Nick, Sam, Hayley, Josh and Natalie.
The funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, at the Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., Montoursville, with the Rev. David B. Letscher officiating. Interment will follow in the Montoursville Cemetery. Friends will be received on Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Bethany Lutheran Church, 369 Broad St., Montoursville, PA 17754.