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“We were so sorry to hear about Mark.Our prayers are with you and your family.Sincerely,Joyce&Vic Crozat ”
1 of 19 | Posted by: Joyce Schiro Crozat - Meraux, LA

“Cindy, We are so sorry to hear of your husband's passing. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Trish and Mrs. Pat ”
2 of 19 | Posted by: Trisha Smithey and Mrs. Pat Piot - LA

“I was shocked to hear of your passing. will miss you at the A.S.S. meetings and Whimpey's. Speedy ”
3 of 19 | Posted by: Edward "Speedy" Kattengell - LA

“so sorry cindy and Lindi for your loss, prayers are with you. Lnda/Nanny ”
4 of 19 | Posted by: linda traina - chalmette, LA

“We are so sorry to hear about Mark. Our deepest sympathy and prayers are with you and your family at this time. ”
5 of 19 | Posted by: Kenny & Susan Fayard - Luling, LA

“CINDY I AM SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT MARK. YOU BOTH WENT THRU SO MUCH, BUT GOD BLESSED YOU WITH A LONG LOVING MARRIAGE AND GAVE YOU STRENGHT THAT ONLY...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: DEBBIE ARD - GLOSTER, MS

“Our families started out together and we all grew up together till there were reasons we grew apart. We were fortunate to have worked with our...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: Ashley McDonald - Chalmette, LA

“Dear Cindy my Heart and Prayers go out to you and your children and Grand-children. I am sorry you have to go through the sorry you are feeling at...Read More »
8 of 19 | Posted by: Ernestine LaFlore - Metairie, LA

“Cindy I"m so sorry for your loss ,.. My Prayers are with you and your family and may God wrap his arms around you and your family and give you...Read More »
9 of 19 | Posted by: Loretta Wehmeyer - Violet, LA

“You all have our deepest sympathy and are in our prayers. Claire Tureaud Peychaud & Stephen Peychaud ”
10 of 19 | Posted by: Stephen - New Orleans, LA

“May God bless you Aunt Cindy, Mindi, Lindi and Kelsi. We pray that God wraps his arms around you and fills your soul with great memories. We love you...Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: Kimberly - Metairie, LA - Niece

“To my loving husband, As I sit here and think back on the last 31 years of our life together, I could not have asked god to bless me with anyone...Read More »
12 of 19 | Posted by: Cindy Kooke - Violet, LA

“My baby brother, I will not say good-bye but I will say hello and I love you when I see you again. Rest In Peace! Cheri ”
13 of 19 | Posted by: Cheryl K Saul - Meraux, LA

“Words can't explain how hard it is to not have you here. I'm going to miss waking up every morning with a hot pot of coffee waiting for me. I'll...Read More »
14 of 19 | Posted by: Kelsi Kooke - Violet, LA - Father

“Rest in peace my friend and cousin. ”
15 of 19 | Posted by: Edward Evans

“Mark, I began kindergarten You began life I moved away You went away to school You began your family I was ending mine I'm ending school You...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Karen Kooke Soulet - Slidell, LA

“My dearest Lindi, I know there is nothing I can say to take away the pain you & your family are feeling at this time, but I know that the good...Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: Cecile Jenevein - Meraux, LA

“RIP MY FRIEND YOU WILL TRULY BE MISSED ”
18 of 19 | Posted by: GAIL HOFFMAN - PONCHATOULA

“Love you Dad. ”
19 of 19 | Posted by: Lindi Kooke Senez` - LA


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Mark Henry Kooke entered into eternal rest on January 16, 2013 after a brief illness at the age 58. Cherished husband of Cynthia "Cindy" Weigand Kooke for 31 years. Loving father of Mindi Germaine Kooke, Lindi Kooke Senez, Kelsi Lynn Kooke and the late Bryan and Ryan Kooke. Father-in-law of David Senez, Jr. Beloved son of Joyce Helber Kooke and Herman Joseph Kooke. Brother of Karen K. Soulet, Cheryl K. Saul, and Gary H. Kooke. Proud grandfather of Isabella Maria Bazile and Preston Bryan Senez. Also survived by many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Mark was native of New Orleans and a long time resident of St. Bernard Parish. He was a graduate of Chalmette High School, Class of 1972 and was a member of the New Orleans Plumbers and Steamfitters Local Union 60.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the family to assist with medical expenses.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation to be held at
ST. BERNARD MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 701 W. Virtue St., on Monday, January 21, 2013 from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 1:00 PM. Interment will be private.