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Cook, Jodi L. -

Jodi L. Cook

Kalamazoo - Jodi passed away Friday, August 3, 2018 at her home in Kalamazoo. She was born August 16, 1971 in Kalamazoo the daughter of Thomas Kruithoff and Cheryl (Adams) Case. Jodi was a 1989 Plainwell High School graduate and as a young woman had worked at Spencer Gifts and had also done children’s photography. Most recently she had worked at Phoenix Properties and McDonalds. Jodi was always happy, enjoyed making people laugh and wasn’t afraid to speak her mind. She liked playing cribbage and cards, doing crossword puzzles and hanging out with her lifelong friends from 12th Street. She spent the last 15 amazing years with her Lovey, fiancé, Terrance Sistrunk. Jodi loved her family dearly. Surviving are her children, Katie Earl of Plainwell and Jackson Cook of Kalamazoo; grandson, Chance Lee; fiancé, Terrance; her parents; siblings, Leah Darrow, Cy Kruithoff and Jonah Metzer along with several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her step-mother, Judy Kruithoff; brother, Scott Kruithoff and her grandparents. Friends may meet with Jodi’s family starting at 10:00 A.M., Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego until the time of the funeral service at 11:00 A.M., with Pastor Tom Davenport officiating. Cremation will follow. Burial of ashes will take place at Mountain Home Cemetery, Otsego at a later time. Contributions in memory of Jodi may be made to her family for a scholarship for her grandson. Messages of condolence may be posted at

Winkel Funeral Home
Winkel Funeral Home
207 E Allegan Street
PO Box 165
Otsego, MI 49078