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John Cole
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Obituary for John Cole

ROCKVILLE-John Cole was born August 4, 1945 in Harlan, Kentucky.

John was a husband, father, brother, grandfather, uncle and a great friend to many. On July 1, 2017 John lost his battle with cancer.

He leaves behind a wife, Linda Massey Cole of 13 years; three daughters, Kendra Rooker, Stacey Alkire, Neva Lancaster and Rhonda Lyke; three step-daughters, Renee Wirth, Tracy Volk and Melody Laughlin; one step-son, Glenn Wirth; two sisters, Mildred Brock and Della Brock; two brothers, Sam Cole and Coburn Cole; 16 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one grandchild.

He retired from Kraft Foods.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements entrusted to the care of Gooch Funeral Home, Rockville.

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