Emmett Zook, 78, of Glenwood, IA, died on Thursday, March 7, 2019 at his home. Gravesides services with military honors will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at the Tabor Cemetery with Pastor Susan Reed officiating.
Memorials: Directed to the family
Carroll Emmett Zook, one of three sons of Aileen (Bolinger) and Cleatis Zook was born on February 20, 1941 in Flora, Indiana. He enlisted in the United States Air Force and proudly served our country for 28 years.
Emmett married Claudia Jo Maxwell on April 24, 1992 in Glenwood, IA. The couple owned and operated CC's steak in more in Malvern, IA. Emmett t worked various jobs in the area, but most people would remember his time where he worked at Midwest Lanes and Silver Ridge Assisted Living.
Emmett enjoyed watching old movies on the AMC channel, especially watching old westerns. Most of all he enjoyed spending with family and friends. He enjoyed working outside in the yard and in the garage.
Emmett is preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Robert and Roger.
Emmett is survived by his wife, Claudia of Glenwood; children, Elizabeth Lowe of Omaha, NE, Martha Zook of Omaha, NE, Jonah (Cheryl) Zook of Bellevue, NE, Phillip (Marie) Zook of White Haven, PA, and April Peterson of Omaha, NE; sister-in-law, Lilly Ann Zook of Silver Lake, IN; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; other relatives and a host of very special friends.