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Brandon Michael Cook

March 24, 1981 — August 12, 2021



Brandon Michael Cook

Brandon Michael Cook, age 40, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Thursday, August 12, 2021.  Brandon was born on Tuesday, March 24, 1981, in Wilkes-Barre to the late William Albert Cook, Jr. and Karen Ann (Boyle) Cook.  In addition to his parents, Brandon is preceded in death by his brother, Christian Tyler Cook.

Brandon is survived by his older brother William “BJ” Jason Cook and BJ’s children Kay and Calli of Wilkes-Barre, and his many cousins.

Brandon attended James M Coughlin High School where he was a proud member of the 1998 state champion soccer team, a victory he remained proud of. He was a founding member, bassist and a key song writer for Zayre Mountain.  Brandon exuded a gentle and kind nature and optimistic spirit regardless of the situation.  His soothing and light-hearted personality was contagious.  He loved creating music, cooking, art, skateboarding and all life’s adventures. Brandon had a great many friends.  He sincerely loved and was loved by many.

Brandon’s family will announce services once scheduled.  Cremation was private.

Brandon’s family has entrusted his care to Buhrig Funeral Home & Crematory in Mechanicsburg, (717) 766-3421.  Read Brandon’s full obituary, offer condolences and sympathy, share stories and memories, upload photographs and videos, light a candle and sign his official guest book by visiting

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