Chester William Cooke 1934 – 2021 TOPSHAM – Chester William Cooke, 86, died on Monday, July 7, 2021, at Hill Home Assisted Residing in Bathtub, Maine. The son of Chester Sr. and Marjorie (Kay) Cooke, Chester, who typically glided by Invoice, was born in Wallingford, Connecticut, on August 4, 1934. An alumnus of the Choate faculty and the Loomis Faculty, he graduated from Bowdoin School in Brunswick, Maine, in 1957, the place he was a member of PSI UPSILON fraternity. Chester was an officer of The New Haven Financial savings Financial institution and appraisal marketing consultant for the Connecticut Financial savings Financial institution, retiring in 1992. Chester spent a lot of the 12 months at his summer time dwelling in Spherical Pond, Maine. Music was certainly one of his biggest pursuits, and for a few years he volunteered as an editor for the Institute of Sacred Music at Yale College. Lively at his beloved Bowdoin School, Chester served for six years as Class Agent for the Class of 1957. He was additionally a member of Bowdoin’s Deliberate Giving Committee and mentored numerous college students. Residing in Wallingford and Stony Creek, Connecticut, he was energetic within the Congregational Church of each communities, whereas additionally a member of The Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences and the Graduate Membership of New Haven. He moved to Highland Greens within the Brunswick, Maine, space in 2003. Past music, Chester had a ardour for structure and design. He was an avid artwork and vintage collector and a frequent traveler to England. Chester’s circle of buddies was in depth and benefitted from his uncanny potential to keep up relationships throughout distance and years, starting from childhood buddies by way of to latest Bowdoin graduates. Chester beloved to present out nicknames, and he collected his personal all through his journey, together with Invoice, Chet, and his faculty nickname, Buddha. With humble generosity and slicing wit, he impacted numerous lives. His trademark mischievous smile introduced pleasure to those that knew him. Chester is survived by a number of cousins. Signing off as solely Invoice may, “OK, Goodbye!” To go away a be aware or share a reminiscence, please go to http://www.brackettfh.com. Any memorial contributions could also be made to the Cooke – Psi Upsilon Scholarship Fund, care of Bowdoin School, 4100 School Station, Brunswick, ME 04011.