Zook, Josephine

Posted in Obituaries

Josephine Zook, 93, of Morenci, Mich., died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, at the Charlotte Stephenson Manor in Adrian. 

She was born on May 20, 1914, in Anterdam, Ohio, the daughter of James and Clara Belle (Harris) Cline. On Dec. 30, 1939, in Fremont, Ohio, she married Robert Zook.  He preceded her in death Jan. 6, 1997.

Josephine was homemaker living in the Morenci area since 1939, and was a member of the Seneca Community Church.

Survivors include three daughters, Patricia (and Steven) Winch of Morenci, Sally Snider of Risingsun, Ohio, and Rebecca (and Daniel) Terrazas of Adrian; four sons, Richard (and Jerrie) Zook of Morenci, William Zook of Adrian, Michael (and Stacey) Zook of Royersford, Penn., and Thomas Zook of Jackson; 13 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; one sister, Lucille Pratt of Jewett, Ohio; and one brother, Theodore Cline of Beulah.

Besides her husband, Robert, Josephine was preceded in death by her parents; seven sisters, Mildred Cline, Emma Clark, Olive Sholl, Eva Anderson, Ruth Smith, Hazel Miller and Mary Raber; and two brothers, William Cline and James Robert Cline.

Funeral service are scheduled at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 14, at the Seneca Community Church in Seneca with Rev. William VanValkenburg officiating.  Burial will follow at the Porter-Packard Cemetery east of Seneca. Visitation is planned from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in Morenci.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Seneca Community Church or to Hospice of Lenawee County.

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