Born Dec. 23, 1943 in Ravenna, he was the son of George and Lela (Hauckinberry) Cole. He had lived in the Ravenna and Kent area his entire life. for
Survivors include his wife, Rebecca E. (Lowe), to whom he was married 34 years; daughters, Tammy Day, Cheryl Brown and Lela Guy, all of Ravenna, and Teresa Cole of Kent; and eight grandchildren. His parents and three brothers died previously.
There will be no services. Arrangements were handled by Wood-Kortright
Funeral Home, Ravenna Chapel.