John Wayne Cook, 85

John Wayne Cook, 85, of Vermillion, OH, formerly of both Indianapolis, IN and Sebring, FL, passed away November 16, 2022.

He was born on June 25, 1937 in Batesville, Indiana to Lorain and Ruth (Abplanalp) Cook. John went on to serve his country in the United States Navy and worked in administration for Indianapolis Public Schools for many years.

John is survived by his children, Tom, Jerry, Larry, and John Giordano; and sister, Carolyn Hahn.

A graveside service was held on Wednesday, November 23, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at Rossburg Cemetery in New Point, Indiana,

with military honors by the Batesville V.F.W. and American Legoin.

Memorials may be made to the Robert Park United Methodist Church in Indianapolis. You may bring them to the services or mail to Meyers Funeral Home, P.O. Box 202, Batesville, IN 47006.

You may leave a memory or message of comfort for John’s family in the online guestbook at

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