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Mae E. Cooke, 59, Massena
Tuesday, February 8, 2011 - 10:10 am

Funeral services for Mae E. Cooke, 59, of Elgin Ave, Massena, will be held Tuesday (February 8, 2011) at 10 a.m. at St. Mary's Church with Rev. David Deluca presiding.

Spring interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery.

Friends and family may call Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Phillips Memorial Home, Massena.

Mae died Saturday morning (February 5, 2011) after a long and courageous battle with brain cancer at Massena Memorial Hospital.

Surviving Mae is her husband Dean of 21 years her mother Annette Trombley of Massena, a daughter and son, Danielle and husband William Clute of Hogansburg, and a son Randall D.Trombly and companion Michelle Lawrence of Massena; seven grandchildren, Jenna, Jacob, Marissa, Hailey, Kiah, Jace and Noah; a brother Jay and wife Veronica Trombley of Colchester, Conn., and a sister Deborah and husband Ray Bastien of Norwich, Conn. She is also survived by her nephew and Godson Jordon Bastien. Mae is also survived by her beloved brother in laws and sister in laws: Ronald Cooke of Glendora, Calif., Richard and Darlene Cooke of Hogansburg, Joe and Andria Cooke of Hogansburg, Andrian and Trish Cooke of Castleton, Alice Chapman of Hogansburg, Linda Mustassa of Hemet, Calif., Arlene Cooke of Syracuse, Nora and Alan of Ruthig, Manlius, and Verna and Mark Slingerland of Syracuse.

Mae was born June 13, 1951 in Malone, the daughter of Clarence and Annette (Decosse) Trombley. After graduating from Chateaugay High School, she trained at CVPH as an X-Ray Technician.

Mae went on to Hartford, Conn., where she trained as an Ultra Sound Technician and worked 21 years from 1990 until 2001 and was presently employed at Massena Memorial Hospital until her illness.

Mae married Dean M. Cooke, November 25, 1989 in Castleton, NY.

She loved her family and being with her children and her grandchildren.

Mae enjoyed traveling to the ocean.

She was a communicant of St. Mary's and St. Joseph's Church.

At the family's request, in lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley, 6805 US Hwy 11, Potsdam, N.Y. 13676, or St Mary's Sanctuary Fund or Hope Lodge, 237 East Ave. Burlington, VT 05401.