H. Jay Cook, 67, of Sunset Beach, died July 28 after a short illness.
He is survived by his wife, Arlene M. Cook; son, Brian Cook; and his sister, Luise Raymond.
He was born in Swedesboro, N.J., and spent his childhood in Pennsgrove and Pennsville, N.J. His college years were spent at The Citadel and the University of Delaware.
He served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1966 to 1969.
He lived in Delaware for 20 years and retired from The DuPont Co., Chambers Works, after 34 years. He was a resident of Sea Trail for the past nine years.