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Doris Cook


Doris A. Cook, 93, formerly of Urbana, died Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, at Woodlands Senior Park, Fond du Lac, Wis.
She was born Jan. 24, 1923, in Radcliffe, Iowa, a daughter of Cyrus J. and Kethyn Knudtson Elwick. Doris was a graduate of Vinton High School in Vinton and Iowa State Teachers College in Cedar Falls. On Sept. 11, 1949, she married Chandler Cook. Doris was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Vinton.
She is survived by her husband, Chandler Cook; two daughters, Pamela (Delmar) Coburn and Deborah (Kevin) Wilt; five grandchildren, Joshua (Kelly) Coburn, Hannah Coburn, Jennifer (Jerid) Schoeck, Karissa (Jesse) Eckhardt and Andrea Wilt; seven great-grandchildren, Nora Coburn, Micah Coburn, Kevin Schoeck, Avery Schoeck, Tate Schoeck, Tyler Eckhardt and Cooper Eckhardt; two brothers, Keith (Janet) Elwick and Ronald (Judy) Elwick; and two sisters, Ruth Reed and Nancy (Dennis) Lausar.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister-in-law, Margaret Cook; a brother-in-law, Tom Reed; and her father- and mother-in-law, Ross and Esther Cook.
Visitation will be from 2 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, at First Presbyterian Church, 1225 Fourth St., Fond du Lac. Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Wednesday at the church, with the Rev. Jack Harrison officiating. Burial will be in Rienzi Cemetery.
Memorials may be directed to the American Heart Association or First Presbyterian Church.
Kurki-Mach Funeral Chapel & Crematory in Fond du Lac, Wis., is serving the family. www.kurkimachfuneralchapel.com, (920) 921-4420.