LTC Charles T Cook was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 04/22/2015 at the age of 86.2
Litchfield Park, AZ
Date of Birth 02/13/1929
Served in the U.S. Army
This information was provided by John L. Keller

More detail on this person: Mr. Charles Thomas Cook, 86, of Litchfield Park, AZ died April 22, 2015 in Sun City West, AZ. Chuck was born February 13, 1929 in Trenton, New Jersey to Edward M. and Edna L. Cook. He served in the US Army from Aug 26, 1952 to Dec 31, 1970 as a LTC/Pilot Engineer. Chuck married Mary Harsch on May 5, 1950. He worked and enjoyed life with Mary and their children in Philippines, Okinawa, Panama, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Venezuela, Korea, Italy, Hawaii and numerous Army posts throughout the USA. Later in life he added actor and real estate agent to his endeavors. Chuck is survived by his daughters Melinda Lomas of Barrington, IL, Michelle Cook of Crestview, FL; son Edward Cook of Dothan, AL; and 4 grandchildren, Crystal Cook of Enterprise, AL, Shannon Oden of Lynchburg, VA, Dean Cook of Crestview, FL, and Peter Lomas of Chicago, IL. He was preceded in death by his wife Mary and his brother Wayne. Funeral services will be held on Friday, May 1st, 2015 at Riverside National Cemetery in Riverside, CA. Memorials can be sent to Hospice of the Valley , Fund Development, 1510 E. Flower St, Phoenix, AZ 85014 ( or Luke Catholic Community, 13968 W. Shooting Star St, Luke AFB, AZ 85309. Condolences can be sent to

Published in The Arizona Republic on May 3, 2015

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