Grant 'Cookie' Cook (2 May 1988 - 12 Sep 2016)

Funeral Service

Location
Sacred Heart Catholic Church Murwillumbah Street Murwillumbah 2484
Date
21st Sep 2016
Time
10am

In loving memory of Grant 'Cookie' Cook who sadly passed
away on 12th September 2016

Late of Coolangatta.
Passed away Suddenly on Monday 12th September 2016.
Aged 28 Years.

Deeply loved Husband of Colleen.
Cherished Father of Carter and Mia.
Adored son of Geoff and Jean.
Loved Brother of Aaron, Kyle and Sarah.
Loving Grandson of Grace & George and Ray.
Loved son-in-law of Bruce and Heather McDonald.
'Friend to many, his infectious smile will forever live on'

Family and Friends are warmly invited to attend Grant’s Funeral Service to
be held at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Murwillumbah, on
Wednesday 21st September 2016, at 10.00 am.

After the service, a private burial will take place for family and close friends.

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Minal Patel wrote

I knew Grant as I always got my groceries from his shop. Always smiling and very helpful no matter what. He surely will be missed by so many people. I just can't believe that he's gone.... I hope God gives your family strength and love in this difficult moment. So sorry for your loss ?

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Jocelyn Wilson wrote

Dear Cook Family

My heartfelt condolences to all of the family, and especially to Carter and Mia. Although I did not know your father well, I felt I knew him through your mother Colleen as our many conversations on the train and at work when we worked together in Brisbane would revolve around Grant and their adventures, their engagement, the wedding planning, the honeymoon planning, the business planning, life planning and especially the dreaming of starting a family together. I was blessed to be present at Grant and Colleen's wedding and today was deeply moved by the beautiful and spiritual service to say goodbye to Grant. It was truly poignant to be a part of the hundreds of people who came to show their respects and witness the whole community in mourning. Colleen, I will be here for anything you need and hope I can provide some support in the difficult months and years ahead.
Rest in peace Grant.

Love Jocelyn (and Cris)

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Skye Swift wrote

Ive never written a poem but I’m struggling to deal
With the loss of your husband and the pain you must feel.
He was a loving Dad, brother, nephew and son;
A great footy player & good friend to everyone.

Yesterday I walked with a heavy heart
Knowing that yours had been ripped apart.
I’m so pleased I visited Tweed Growers, I got to meet Grant’s Dad,
He was holding it together, clearly proud of his lad.

I asked how I could help, what could I do?
“Bring Grant back”, I wish I could too.
I'll buy a 7 seater, take our kids to daycare,
Anything.. to make this more easy to bear.

I’ll be available when you need a hug or a walk,
My phone is always on if you want to talk.
You can borrow my heart as yours learns to heal
Our thoughts are with you as you attempt to deal.

If not before, I might see you at Sunday's game,
A proud grand-final played in Grant's name.

Love Skye
(13/9/16)

ps. Today's service was lovely. You spoke bravely & beautifully xx

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Nora Brils wrote

Dear Colleen and family, We feel so sorry for your loss. and send our deepest sympathy for you all. We wish you strength and send you love and light in these difficult times. Peter, Nora and family Brils

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Sending all my love to Grant's family and friends ?

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To Colleen Carter Mia & Family.
May the constant love from caring family and friends soften your sadness...May cherished memories bring you moments of comfort and may lasting peace surround your grieving hearts❤️
Extending heartfelt condolences at this difficult time.

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Lynn Skelly wrote

Thinking and praying for you Jeanie ,Geoff, Aaron,Kyle and Sarah.
Love from Lynn,John,Jessie ,Billy and Jack Skelly

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Our thoughts and prayers are with you Colleen. May God give you strength and comfort .Love from the Skellys
Lynn John Jessie Billy and Jack?

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