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Genevieve Louis Agnes Hook

Genevieve Louis Agnes Hook

Genevieve Louise Agnes Moore Hook, 94, of Bemidji, formerly of Cass Lake, MN, died Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at her home on Grace Lake.

Memorial Services will be 2:00 pm Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the Cease Family Funeral Home in Bemidji, MN. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

She was born on July 31, 1919, in Chicago, Illinois, the daughter of Charles and Laura (Rinkel) Moore. She was raised and educated in Chicago, graduating from the Shurz High School in 1936. She worked for the Fanny Mae Candy Company and for Bell Telephone Company and played for the company volleyball team. She married John "Bob" Hook in Chicago, Ill. on April 17, 1942, and together they moved around the United States until John was shipped overseas. They lived in Chicago for many years until moving to Morton Grove, IL, and then finally to Cass Lake, MN in the early 1970s. Together they ran Hooks Horseshoe Lodge resort for 29 years until their retirement in 2000. She moved to Grace Lake in Bemidji, MN shortly thereafter. She enjoyed doing crossword puzzles, and always did them in ink with her pen.

She is survived by: Children, Patricia L. Pizzala of Bemidji, MN, John C. (Jeannette) Hook of Lake Zurich, IL, Larry L. (Theresa) Hook of Fox Lake, IL, Penny (Norman) Evans of Bemidji, Peggy Hook of Bemidji, MN, 7 Grandchildren, and 9 Great-Grandchildren, Sister- Helen Woepse of Niles,Illinois, and a Brother- Fred Moore of Elgin, Illinois.

She was preceded in death by her husband John, and her son Charles B. Hook, her parents Charles and Laura Moore, and a brother Ira Moore and a sister Dolly Antonucci.

In lieu of flowers memorials are preferred to Sanford Bemidji Hospice.

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