Gusta "Lorene" Cole

October 26, 1946 ~ February 3, 2024 (age 77) 77 Years Old

Gusta "Lorene" Cole Obituary

Gusta "Lorene" Cole was born in Duncan, Oklahoma on October 26, 1946, to Galadness Buster and Matilda (Atkins) Punneo. She passed away on Saturday, February 3, 2024 in Chickasha, Oklahoma at the age of 77.

A graveside service is planned for 2:00 P.M., Thursday, February 8, at the Fort Sill National Cemetery in Elgin with the Rev. Harold Matheny officiating. Arrangements have been entrusted to Whitt Funeral Home.

Lorene married Robert Lee Cole Sr. on August 3, 1965, in St. Charles, Missouri. To this union two sons were born, Robert Cole Jr. and Loren Daniel Cole. Lorene loved to do any and all crafts. Most of all she loved spending time with her family.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Robert, her parents, a brother, and four sisters.

Survivors include her sons: Robert Cole Jr. and wife Meagan of Fletcher, Oklahoma and Loren Daniel Cole of Duncan; grandchildren: Heather, Holton, Caleb, Katelynn, Cory, and Colby; great-grandchild, Tytan Cole; and sister, Gladys Williams of Florida.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made online in Lorene's name to the Alzheimer's Association at or mailed to 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL, 60601.

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February 8, 2024

2:00 PM
Fort Sill National Cemetery
2648 NE Jake Dunn Road
Elgin, OK 73538

February 8, 2024

2:30 PM
Fort Sill National Cemetery
2648 NE Jake Dunn Road
Elgin, OK 73538


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