Death Notice: Robert Morgan Cook

Robert “Bob” M. Cook, born Sept. 1, 1953 in Chelan, Wash., died Feb. 10 at the age of 60 in Juneau.

Cook most recently worked for SEACON Construction. Previous employment includes firefighting, law enforcement (Ret.) and working as a fiber optic lineman in Washington and Oregon. He was a union member belonging to Alaska Laborers Local 942.

He is survived by his wife, Chris Hansen Cook; mother Katherine Cook; children Jennifer, Ryan and Gage; step-children Christine and Cheryl; sister Carolyn; and grandchildren Caitlin, Garin, Jax, Hannah, Autumn and Jacob.

Obituary with memorial service info to follow at a later date. A Wells Fargo account fund has been set up in the name of Robert Cook Memorial. Contact Chris Cook for more information at P.O. Box 32378, Juneau, AK 99803.


Death Notice: Joan E. Harju

Joan E. Harju Joan E. Harju died Dec. 24, 2016. She was 81 years old. She was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Esther Kassner, her husband, Leonard, and two sons, George and John. Read more
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Death Notice: Dr. George Brown

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Death Notice: Lester "Spike" Henkins

Lester (Spike) Henkins Lester (Spike) Henkins died Dec. 6, 2016, peacefully at the Ketchikan Pioneers Home. He was 79. Henkins was born July 9, 1937 in Wyoming, Illinois, to Chancy and Evely Henkins. Read more

Death Notice: Katherene (Kathy) Hildre

Katherene (Kathy) Hildre Katherene (Kathy) Hildre passed away suddenly on Monday, Dec. 12, with family & friends surrounding her. Read more


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