Obituary: Ruth L. Cookson, 90

by | Jan 8, 2024

Wife of late ‘Popeye’ Cookson

Ruth L. Cookson, 90, passed away December 23. She was the wife of the late Frederick E. “Popeye” Cookson. Born in North Kingstown she was the daughter of the late Elwood and Ruth (Ball) Young.

She is survived by her two children Victoria M. Pawlak and Gary W. Cookson and her granddaughter Jessica Brennan. 

Committal prayers will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 16, at 1 p.m. in the Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery, Exeter.

You can leave an online condolence at the Hill Funeral Home website HERE.

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Posted 1/8/24

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Bruce Mastracchio
Bruce Mastracchio
January 10, 2024 8:17 am

Condolences to the Cookson family on the loss of their Mother, Ruth. May she rest in Peace and may you have Peace also.


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