Louise H. Cook

Louise H. Cook, 85, Hollidaysburg, passed away Friday at Presbyterian Village at Hollidaysburg.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of Domenico and Domenica (Suriano) Furgione. She was twice married; first to the late William Osborne, and then to the late James R. Cook.

She is survived by two sisters: Yolanda (Vince) Bumann and Theresa Verbonitz, all of Altoona; two brothers: Victor (Dorothy) Furgione of Hollidaysburg and Eugene Furgione of Altoona; and a brother-in-law, Pete Smith of Orlando, Fla.; and many nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews.

Louise retired as a secretary from the Defense Department of the Pentagon with 24 years of service.

She was a 1945 graduate of Altoona High School.

She was an avid golfer who also enjoyed world traveling.

Louise was a member of Sylvan Hills Golf Association.

Friends will be received from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, in the Santella Funeral Home where a vigil for the deceased will be held. A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church. Committal will be at Calvary Cemetery.