Hildegard B “Hilde” Rook obituary 1939~2022


Hildegard B “Hilde” Rook, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by her family on August 10, 2022 at 11:11 p.m.

Hildegard B “Hilde” Rook
Hildegard B “Hilde” Rook

She was born in Munich, Germany on September 16, 1939 to Karl and Barbara Schrembs.

Hilde Came to America and married the love of her life, Samuel N. Rook on April 28, 1962 in Mont Alto, PA. Their love for travel took them to trips all over the world.

Hilde’s hobbies included sewing, cooking, baking and gardening. She had the most beautiful flowers around. She loved to make birdhouses on the deck with her daughter, Barbara. But, most of all she loved sitting on the deck with her husband Sam, and their dog Whisper.

Hilde is survived by her husband, Samuel N. Rook of 60 years. She is also survived by her daughter Barbara Lynn Rook, three grandchildren, Suzanne, David, and Ashley. She is also survived by four great-grandchildren, Brooklynn, Jayce, Damien and Tyrion.

In addition to her parents, Karl and Barbara, Hilde is preceded in death by her son Roger W. Rook.

Funeral services will be private and held at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Bowersox Funeral Home.

Online condolences can be expressed at the funeral home’s website.



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