VENICE, FL: Peter M. Cool, age 68, died peacefully on October, 26 surrounded by his family at The Tidewell Hospice after a brief battle with cancer. Peter was the son of the late Samuel J. Cool and Mary Geraldine Cool of Manchester, Mass.
Peter is survived by his wife, Linda Tucker Cool; three children, Jennifer Cool Swist of Venice, Fla., Justin Cool of Candia, N.H. and Jason Cool of Boston, and two grandchildren, Samantha and Andrew. He also leaves a sister, Carol Greata of Campobello, S.C.; and two brothers, John Cool of Hampshire, Tenn. and Christopher Cool of Marblehead.
Peter grew up in Manchester and graduated from Manchester High School in 1967. After graduation, he joined the United States Navy and was honorably discharged in 1971. He later graduated from East Coast Aero Technical School and was employed by General Electric from 1972 until his retirement in 2011. Peter and Linda moved from their longtime home in Londonderry, N.H. to Venice, Fla. after his retirement from GE. Peter enjoyed fishing and working on his many cars, as well as “spinning the beach” and was a fixture at Coastal Auto in Manchester for many years.
Burial will be at the New Hampshire Veterans Cemetery, Boscawen, N.H. Service arrangements are still pending.