Edward John Cook

April 2, 1948 to March 19, 2020


It is with heavy hearts that the family of Edward John Cook announce his peaceful passing surrounded by his family at St. Clare’s Hospital on March 19, 2020.  Ed was predeceased by his parents Cecil and Ethel Cook and his parents-in-law Patrick and Isabelle Dawe.   Leaving to mourn his loving wife and best friend Carol Ann (Dawe),  his devoted children, Robert and Heather,  his sisters Ruby (Roy) Andrascik, Frances Cook Dearing and Linda Cook Ryan; brothers and sisters-in-law, Garry (Betty) Dawe, Dianne Tilley, Wayne (Cathy) Dawe, Neil (Corrina) Dawe, Randy (Christina) Dawe, Lynn (Terry) Dawe, Brian (Charmaine) Dawe and Yvonne Dawe (Lloyd Luby); a large number of nieces and nephews, extended family and friends.  The family would like to extend a sincere and heartfelt thank you to Dr. Sahar Iqbal for her excellent care of Ed over the past few years, and for her kindness and compassion during this difficult time.  A special thank you to the nurses and staff of 4 West for the wonderful care they gave Ed.  Cremation has taken place.  Due to restrictions on travel, his funeral service will be announced at a later date.  Arrangements have been entrusted to Carnell’s Funeral Home, Freshwater Road, St. John’s.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Ed’s memory to Ronald MacDonald House or The Salvation Army.


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So sorry to just hear about Ed’s passing. I remember him well from our hockey days in Mount Pearl. He was more than just a coach to our team – he was also a good friend. May he Rest In Peace.

Edward Brennan
Mount Pearl

Carol Ann & Family….
So sorry for your loss.
Please accept our sincere condolences.

Carol Ann and famil:y:
Condolences on Ed’s passing.I It is indeed a very sad
and difficult time. Hold onto your memories and take
care of each other.
Dan and Geraldine

Dear Carol Ann, Robert and Heather,
I am very sorry for your loss of your dear husband and father

I remember him while teaching Robert and Heather at St. Bon’s.. May you keep his happy memories forever. God bless
May he Rest In Peace

CarolAnn & family.
So sorry to hear of Ed,s passing. We were good friends in High School, and we would sometimes cross paths later in life . I have great memories of him as a pleasant person and someone who was at your side when needed. May you RIP my friend.
Bob Morgan

Carol Ann, heather and Robert.
We are so sorry to hear of Ed’s passing. Wishing we could be there to give you a big hug. We love you, take care

Sending our deepest sympathies to you all at this very sad time. 💕

So sorry Yvonne, to you and all your family. What a terrible thing to have happened in these crazy times. I’ll be thinking of you and your family

xxo pippa in Montreal

Carol Ann and family, I am so sorry to hear of Ed’s passing. My condolences to you Carol Ann and your family. If there is anything I can do during this difficult time with all the restrictions in place, please let me know.

Our sincere condolences to Carol Ann and family, and the Dawe and Cook families on the loss of your loved one.
May you find comfort in the precious memories that you share. Rest In Peace .

My condolences to you and your family Carol Ann. Prayers that everyone can find love and comfort at this most difficult time.

So sorry Carol Ann , for your loss and your families loss . So many years and so many memories among them . Let them bring comfort to you and your family at this sad time .

Yvonne, So sorry to hear of your brother-in-law’s passing. Our deepest condolences to you and your sister’s family.

Yvonne & Loyd.. Jerry and I are so sorry for your loss.. We can’t imagine how very difficult things are with the Covid 19 situation. We hope that you and your sister’s family find a way to get through this very sad time and difficult circumstances. Thoughts and prayers are with you all..🤗🙏Take care and be safe!

Carol Ann and family, we are so sorry to here of Ed’s passing it’s been a while since I talked with Ed but he was always so pleasant and loved to have chat., he was a good man. Our sincere condolences to the family , our prayers and thoughts are with you all during this difficult time.

To the Cook family

My time with Ed goes back to school days at St. Bon’s as kids. He was always a gentleman and I am sure that he will be sadly missed by his family. My sincere condolences on the loss of just a wonderful guy.
Best Regards
Chris O’Dea

Carol Ann, Robert, Heather and Family:
So sorry to hear of Ed’s passing and thinking of you at this sad time. I spoke with Ed at Susan’s Benefit gathering at O’Reilly’s Pub when I was home. May he Rest In Peace!

Carol Ann and Family:: So very sorry to hear that Ed has passed away. Condolences to all of you at this difficult time.

To the Cook family.

So sorry to hear of Ed’s passing, may you be at peace.
at this trying time.thought and prayers with you.

Carol Anne and family, we are so saddened to hear of Ed’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
Gene and Eva

Carol Anne and family, deepest sympathy on Ed’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Carol Ann and family, with sadness I just heard of Ed’s passing. My thoughts are with you all at this difficult time.

Carol Anne, Heather and Robert
Our sympathy and prayers go out you and your family.
Aunt Emmie and Anita

Linda & Family,
Sending heartfelt condolences on the news of your brother Ed ‘s passing… Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time….

John & Bernice Bemister

So sorry to hear of Ed’s passing.We we’re friends growing up on the Southside road.Condolences to all the family.

Robert Carlson

Linda and family,
Very sorry to read of Edward’s passing. My sincere condolences. I know this must be a very difficult time. My thoughts are with you

Dear Carol Ann and the Cook and Dawe families. We are so shocked to hear of Ed’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this very sad time. We are just a message away❤️

Carol Ann and family, I am so sorry to hear hear about Ed,God bless you at this difficult time.

Carol Ann, Robbie and Heather

Neighbors of long ago, thinking of you and family and . Offering our condolences.

Sweetapple family

Carol Ann, my sincere condolences to you and your family on Ed’s passing. It’s been many years since I last saw Ed, but I remember him as a real gentleman with an easygoing,, pleasant personality. Aubrey Rose

Carol Ann and family, we were so saddened to hear about Ed’s passing. Trust that your fond memories, as well as the prayers and thoughts of family and friends, will help you through this difficult time.

Elizabeth and Bill Thistle

Carol Anne, I am so sorry to hear about Ed! Your hearts and loss will be in my prayers. Tom and I are saddened by his passing!
Deborah Hartery and Tom Wright

Carol Anne and family so sorry for your loss. God bless all of you during this difficult time.

I would like to give my condolence to Carol Anne and family at this very difficult time.

Dear Carol Ann, Heather and Robert we are so sorry to hear the sad news. Ed was a wonderful man with a smile for everyone. We hope your memories will bring you comfort in the days ahead. Love and hugs

Carol Ann , Robert , Heather and extended families . Sendings sincere condolences, so sorry for your loss. May the comfort of friends and family help you all at this sad time.
May he Rest In Peace.
Maureen & Kevin (English-Kenna)