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Longtime Examiner newsman Gale Cook dies

Gale Cook

Gale Cook, who covered the Zebra murders among other major stories in his four decades at the San Francisco Examiner, died in his sleep Tuesday at his home in San Rafael. He was 92.

From the Marin Independent Journal obit:

The Chronicle obit notes that Cook was married 68 years to Helen B. Cook, who predeceased him by 17 months. (Photo credit: Courtesy of Jennifer Cook Sterling via SFGate.com)

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