Idaho Press Tribune, Nampa, Idaho
November 21, 1961
OBITUARY ~ CHELSEA AMY (SHAFER) COOK
November 11, 1906 ~ November 20, 1961
Services for Mrs. Chelsea A. COOK, 55, 604 Grant St., who died yesterday in a Caldwell [ID] hospital will be held at 2
p.m. tomorrow at Peckham-Dakan-Davis Chapel. The Rev. Dr. Harold N. NYE will officiate. Interment will be in Hillcrest
with committal services in charge of Hermosa Chapter 32, Order of Eastern Star.
Mrs. COOK was born Nov. 11, 1906, in Redding, Iowa. She was reared in Redding and attended Iowa State Teachers College.
She taught school in Nevada, Iowa, for six years and was married March 12, 1932, in Grant City, Mo. to John Merritt COOK.
They farmed there for two years and moved to Boise [ID] in 1935. They moved to Caldwell in 1942.
She was a member of the Methodist Church, Hermosa Chapter 32, Order of Eastern Star, and RHO Chapter, Phi Alpha
Surviving in addition to Mr. COOK are a son, Melvin COOK of Caldwell [ID]; a daughter, Mrs. Donna
UGARRIZA of San Pablo, Calif.; a brother Ray SHAFER in Iowa; two sisters, Mrs. Unis NORRIS in Iowa and Mrs. Ray
MONTSINGER of Grant City, Mo.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, April of 2012
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