Ira H. Cookman, 62, died June 18, 2011, at Mercy Regional Health Center, Manhattan, Kan.

He served in the U.S. Army.

Survivors include his wife, Jeanne M. (Galland) Cookman, formerly of Anderson; three daughters, Janette E. Gibbs, Kathrine I. Cookman and Ilona M. Cookman; and two sons, Arthur B. Cookman and Clifford C. Cookman.

Service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, Manhattan, Kan. Burial will be in Kansas Veterans Cemetery at Fort Riley, Kan.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Memorials to Terry C. Johnson Center for Basic Cancer Research at KSU and left in care of the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502.

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