Mary Ann Cook, 77, of Granite City, IL, passed away at 1:28 p.m. Thurs. June 10, 2021 at her home.


She was born Dec. 20, 1943 in Gillespie, IL to the late Victor & Minnie Ruth (Hopper) Wiser.


On Oct. 6, 1962, she and Milford Cook were married in Granite City.  He survives in Granite City.


Mary had been a housekeeper for St. Elizabeth Hospital in Granite City for many years.  She loved spending time with her grandchildren.


In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter: Karen Smith and her fiancé Jeff Ford of Granite City; 2 grandchildren: Alexia (Austin) Gregory of Bentonville, AR and Nathaniel Smith of Granite City; a brother: Raymond (Marilyn) Wiser of Fredricktown, MO; and 2 sisters: Ruby Thomas and Ruth Gan of Granite City.


Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by 2 daughters: Kimberly and Mary Ellen Cook; 3 sisters: Ellen Hull, Norma Hull and Martha Kratzer; and 8 brothers: Donald, James, Kenneth, Leonard, Stanley, Robert, Herbert and William Wiser.


Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until time of service at 6:00 p.m. Wed. June 16, 2021 at Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory with Rev. Mark Maynard officiating. 


Memorials may be made to Granite City ASPCA.


Online information and guestbook through Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory may be found at

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