Kay Ellen Cook, 71, of Yakima died Friday at Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital.

Mrs. Cook was born in Wenatchee. She was a teacher for more than 35 years in the West Valley and Selah school districts.

Survivors include her husband, Terry Cook of Yakima; two sons, Paul Cook of Roseville, Calif., and Joseph Cook of Lummi Island; a sister, Sally Griffin of Sammamish; and five grandchildren.

Private services will be at a later date. Arrangements are by Keith and Keith Funeral Home, Yakima.