Charles H. Cook - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Charles H. Cook

November 27, 1938 - April 10, 2023

Charles H. Cook, age 84, of Townsend, DE, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on Monday, April 10, 2023.

Born in Aberdeen, MD on November 27, 1938, he was the son of the late Herman Arthur and Ida Ruth (Denbow) Cook. Charles proudly served in the United States Army. He had an incredible work ethic that developed during his time working at Chrysler as an assembly worker.

Charles could often be found outside, he loved mowing his lawn and tending to his garden. In his spare time, he enjoyed watching western movies and shows.

In addition to his parents, Charles was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara (Hill) Cook. He is survived by his son, Charles A. Cook (Deanna); daughter, Suzanne E. Cook; grandchildren, Dayla P. Cook and Hayden A. Cook; and close friends, George and Karen Miller.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 3 pm until 4 pm on Friday, April 14, 2023, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 275 East Main Street, Middletown, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 4 pm. Interment will be held privately in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Charles’ memory to the Deaf Independent Living Association, Attn: Financial Office, 806 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, MD 21804 or online by clicking here.


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  • Susie and Chuck-the family,
    We are truly sorry for the loss of the 🥰 father ! He was a decent lovely man! He was a hard dedicated working man and made sure he took care of his wife and his children! He sure had a great sense of humor! The Miller’s will miss you very much!
    🤟 Mr . cook
    Tell Barbara we missed her too!

  • I only knew him for very short time. But we enjoyed each other’s company and sharing stories. He’s very sweet, humble and kind man. Sending my condolences to his family and The Millers. I am glad I met him and his daughter where i enjoy my time with them.

  • I am so sorry for your loss. I knew him to be a good man who loved his family. May his souls rest with the angels in heaven.

  • Sorry Mr. Cook passed away. He was very blessed to know him little time. He was very caring and loved his 2 children as Chuck and Susan. My condolences to you and your family/friends…Prayers!!

  • Cookie and Susie – We the Mojo’s are truly sorry for the loss of your father. Our thoughts are with you all and your extended family.

  • Our condolences. We are not far from you guys. Don’t hesitate to reach out to us! We’re your non-bloodline family. Hugs

  • I’m so sorry for your loss. Glad I met him a long time ago and he was very nice man. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.