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Obituary for Virginia L. Cooke

Virginia L. Cooke, 74, of Davenport, IA, passed away Sunday, October 21, 2018, at Genesis East Medical Center in Davenport.

Private graveside services are planned. Bewley Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Aledo, is caring for Virginia's family and arrangements.

A complete obituary and online condolences for the family are available at

She was born May 23, 1944, in Rock Island, IL, the daughter of Virgil Loren and Merle Ferne Cooper Baker.

She met her life partner, Edward D. Barnes, Sr. in 1984. He preceded her in death on August 29, 2018.

Survivors include her daughter, Tina (Dan) Baker of Milan, IL; sons, Loren Cooke of Davenport, IA and John (Tara) Cooke of Ironwood, MI; fourteen grandchildren; twenty-one great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Virgil and Duane Baker; and one son, Paul C. Cooke, II.

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