Fannie (Cookingham) Place

March 4, 1918 ~ April 25, 2018 (age 100)

Pine Plains, NY – Fannie Place, 100, passed away on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at Vassar Brother’s Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, NY.


She was born on March 4, 1918 in Dover Plains, NY the daughter of Vernon J. and Minnie (Lawrence) Cookingham.


A homemaker and member of the Pine Plains Presbyterian Church. She also enjoyed playing cards, working in her garden. She would take bus trips frequently and was a past member of the Pine Plains Grange.   


On September 30, 1935 in Town of North East, NY she married Charles Place. He predeceased her on July 9, 1956.


Survivors include her son, Charles V. Place and his wife Carol of Millerton, NY; six grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren and six great great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; a sister, Marion Pedersen of Sharon, CT;


She was predeceased by a daughter, Kathryn E. Law, seven brothers, Herbert, Melvin, Lawrence, Frank, Walt, Edward and Ernest; and three sisters, Mildred Baker, Harriet McGhee and Alice M. Chase.


Calling hours are Tuesday, May 1, 2018 from 4 to 7 PM at Peck & Peck Funeral Home 7749 South Main St. Pine Plains, NY.


Funeral service will be held Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 10 AM from the funeral home with Rev. Carol Miller officiating.


Interment will follow in Raymond Hill Cemetery in Carmel, NY.


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Pine Plains Presbyterian Church PO Box 313 Pine Plains, NY 12567.


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