Rachel L. Zook
February 10, 1933 ‒ October 18, 2016
Rachel L. Zook, age 83 of Delaware passed away Tuesday afternoon October 18, 2016 at the Inn at Olentangy Trail, Delaware.
She was born on February 10, 1933 in Kilbourne to the late George and Margaret (Waldron) Sheets. Rachel was a graduate of the last class at the Brown High School in 1951 and the Mt Carmel School of Nursing in 1954. She was a former member of the Overbrook Presbyterian Church, Brittany Club, Mt. Carmel Nursing Alumni Association, Home Nurse for the Cancer Society, member of the Engineers Auxiliary.
Rachel enjoyed genealogy, quilting, sewing, cooking and listening to classical music
She is survived by brothers: Merrill “Pinky” (Marilyn) Sheets of Delaware, Merlin “Boots” (Marlene) Sheets of Sunbury; nieces and nephews, special friends: Larry and Minerva Robinson of Columbus.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years: Ronald Zook on March 10, 2008 and they were married December 18, 1955 in Delaware; son: Dwight Zook in 1979.
Friends may call at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61,Sunbury one hour prior to the 1 p.m. service on Friday. Interment will follow in the Green Mound Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to: American Brittany Rescue, Marvin D. Nelson Jr. Memorial Fund for Studies of Brittany Health and Genetic Research or The Inn at Olentangy Trail.
The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the Zook family and condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfunerlahomes.com