Amanda Cook Wickline, 38, passed away unexpectedly at her home in Mount Wolf, Pennsylvania, Saturday, October 26, 2013. She was born May 16, 1975, to Thomas and Karen (Jensen) Cook and lived in Harrisville Township growing up. She was a loving and sweet daughter, wife, mother, and friend.
Amanda graduated from Cloverleaf High School and the Cleveland Institute of Art (BFA). She worked in graphic design for “Things Remembered”, and later freelanced in art. She lived for a time in Tallahassee, Florida, working for the Florida Fish And Wildlife Conservation Commission on manatee projects. She loved manatees and wrote and illustrated a children’s book on manatees as her college thesis. She loved to play with Ben, read, write, paint in watercolors, discuss all things art, and swim with the manatees.
Amanda will be dearly missed by her loving husband, Warren; her stepchildren, Matt, Nick, Chelsea, and Chris, and baby, Benjamin Warren Wickline. She is the dear sister of Jennifer (Eric) Langlotz; and aunt to Sophia and Eve. She was very fond of her uncle, Robin and aunt, Ellinore Jensen, and uncle, Jim Miller.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, John and Anne Cook and Robert and Helen Jensen; aunt, Valerie Miller; and her cousin, Tania Jensen.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, November 2, 2013, 11 A.M., at Leroy United Methodist Church in Westfield Center. Reverend Doctor David Rittgers will officiate. The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 A.M., before the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Amanda Wickline Memorial Fund at any PNC bank (for Benjamin’s college fund.)
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