Robert Edward Cookson |

Robert Edward Cookson

Robert Edward Cookson died July 19, 2005. He was 38.

Robert was born on Dec. 13, 1966, in Bangor, Maine, to Frank E. Cookson and Reta E. Cookson. Robert was a supervisor for the western division of Cirrus Medical Staffing for two years, and a resident of the Western Slope since 2002.

He is survived by his father; stepmother, Sheila Cookson, of Maine; brothers David Cookson, of Maine, and Kevin Cookson, of Colorado; sister Diana Cookson-Connole, of Maine; nephews Frank A. Cookson, Ian Connole and Dylan Connole, all of Maine; niece Laurel M. Cookson, of Maine; and his best pal, Sparky.

He was preceded in death by his mother.

There will be a service at his family’s home in Dixmont, Maine, with the date to be determined at a later time.

His friends in Colorado will meet and celebrate his life from 7-9 p.m. Friday. For location and directions, call (877) 704-1713.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to any cause that promotes peace.

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