Lucille Sharp Cook
December 7, 1936 ~ October 9, 2019
Lucille Sharp Cook, 82, died Wednesday, October 9, 2019 in Ogden, Utah. She endured the trial of Alzheimer’s for the past 2 years.
Lucille was born December 7, 1936 in Preston, Idaho. She was the eighth of thirteen children born to Ruben and Jessie (Sprunt) Sharp. She grew up in Ogden, Utah and graduated from Ogden High School.
Lucille married Joe Fage on October 4, 1956 in Salt Lake City, Utah. They were blessed with 3 children: Tamara, Rodney Joseph, and Jodee. As a family they enjoyed snow skiing, boating, and camping. Lucille and Joe divorced in 1977.
Lucille worked at Hill Air Force Base 27 years and retired in 1990. She then worked at ZCMI as scheduling coordinator. After retirement, she enjoyed golfing and quilting.
In 1995 a basket of garden vegetables won her over and she married Neil Cook on May 20, 1995 in Roy, Utah. They were later sealed in the Ogden Temple on May 20, 2005. Lucille was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served in several callings including Relief Society President. Lucille served missions at the Ogden Temple, Ogden Inner-City Mission, the Dixie College Institute Mission, and at the Ogden Family History Center. She was always looking for ways to serve others and even in her last debilitating months, asked others, “is there anything I can do for you?”
Surviving are her children, Tammy Rasco, of Anchorage, Alaska; Rodney Joseph Fage, Ogden; Jodee (Gary) Keyes, North Ogden; step-children, Bruce (Terry) Cook, Ogden; Madelynn Sherrick, Roy; 15 grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren; brother, Clair Sharp; and sister, Donna Mae Ashe.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, and 10 siblings.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, October 14, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Lindquist’s Ogden Mortuary, 3408 Washington Blvd. Family may visit with friends on Monday from 12:45 to 1:45 pm. at the mortuary. Interment, Lindquist’s Memorial Gardens of the Wasatch, 1718 Combe Rd.
The family would like to give specials thanks to Hidden Valley Assisted Living, staff, and residents.
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