Agnes Joan Crook
Agnes Joan Crook
WELLESLEY- Agnes Joan (Foley) Crook, long-time resident of Wellesley, passed away September 2, 2013, at the age of 90.
Born in Milford, MA on April 25, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Henry J. and Margaret (McAuliffe) Foley.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband, John F. Crook and her three sisters Mary Potenza, Madonna O'Brien, and Helen Demers.
Agnes is survived by her brother, Henry L. Foley of Rehoboth, and her four children, John F. Crook of Harwich, Jane Crook Brisson of Hopkinton, Mary Beth Crook of Dedham, and Thomas P. Crook of Easton. A loving and adored grandmother, she is also survived by her eight grandchildren; James Crook, Andrew Crook, Hillary Crook, Kelly Crook, Mark Agostinelli, John Agostinelli, Laura Crook Brisson, and Meghan Crook Brisson. While deeply mourning their loss, her children will always be grateful for the unconditional love and support she gave them.
Agnes touched the lives of many people with her kind heart and warm loving nature. Her family was the centerpiece of her life, and the time she spent with them, especially her grandchildren, is what she cherished most of all. Her enthusiasm and zest for life will always be remembered.
Her funeral will be held Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 9AM from the Holt Funeral Home, 510 So. Main Street, Woonsocket, RI with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10AM in St. John the Evangelist Church, 63 Church Street, North Smithfield, RI. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. Calling hours are Wednesday, September 4 from 5-8PM.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Agnes's memory can be directed to the Alzheimer's Association, 480 Pleasant Street, Watertown, MA 02472 or www.alz.org/MANH