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Rosemarie (Coviello) Cook

Family & friends are invited to attend a Memorial Visitation on Friday, January 17th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., in the Vertuccio and Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107) REVERE, for Rosemarie (Coviello) Cook, who died on Saturday, January 11th, surrounded by her loving family at her home after a brief illness, she was a young 88 years of age. A Memorial Funeral Mass will be celebrated following the visitation in the Immaculate Conception Church (Corner of Beach St. & Winthrop Ave.) REVERE at 11:30 a.m. Interment will be private.

Rose was born in Swampscott and was raised & educated in Chelsea. She was an alumna of Chelsea High School, Class of 1940. She was a dedicated housewife & mother. Her family was precious & paramount in her life. She was the former owner of one of Revere’s famous tanning spots, “Tropitana” located on Washington Ave. in Revere. She along with her family owned & operated the business for over 12 years. She was a Past President of the Immaculata Guild at the Immaculate Conception Parish. Rose was an avid bowler until her recent illness. She and her bowling league enjoyed many memorable times together. One of her famous past times was always enjoying her casino trips. Her family felt blessed for the mother and grandmother she was. Her sense of humor and wit was unmatched and they were proud of her matriarchal presence.

She is the beloved wife of 60 years to the late Chief Petty Officer (USCG) & Ret. Revere Firefighter Robert L. Cook, Sr., the proud & loving mother of Ret. Revere Fire Deputy Chief Ronald S. Cook & wife Lisa of Gray, ME., Lynda M. Cook – Clark & husband Timothy A. Keeter of Swampscott, & the late Robert L. Cook, Jr. She is the adored grandmother of Jill M. LaCara & husband Richard of Pembroke, Thomas R. Ward & wife Jennifer of Danvers, Robert L. Cook, III & Ronald L. Cook both of Church Falls, VA. The adored great grandmother of Madisyn R. Vieira of Pembroke, Ethan & Brody Ward both of Danvers, Noah LaCara of Pembroke, Owen Shanbar of Danvers, Tracy & Lucy LaCara both of Pembroke. Caring mother in law of Marie Cook of Pembroke. She is the dear sister of the late Theresa Vozella. She is also lovingly survived by many nieces, nephews, grandnieces & grandnephews.


Memorial Visitation

Friday, January 17th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Funeral Mass

Friday, January 17th at 11:30 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Revere


Will be Private

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the charity of your choice.

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  1. Maria & Hank Kendrick
    Jan 13 2020

    Our most sincere sympathy to all! Rosemary will be remembered with fondness by both of us. May she rest in peace.
    Maria and Hank Kendrick

  2. Lillian (Cook) Kloid & Family
    Jan 13 2020

    We sending love and prayers. You are now up with All the Cook Boys

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