SANTA FE — A woman who died during a murder-suicide in Santa Fe will be remembered today with a candlelight vigil.

The Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5400 announced that it will hold a vigil for Brenda Cook at the post’s outside pavilion, 11230 state Highway 6, in Santa Fe, at 7:45 p.m. today.

Police discovered the bodies of Cook, 57, and Arvil Lee Cook, 75, at a home in the 10400 block of South Morning View on Friday.

Police are awaiting autopsy results, but have classified the deaths as a murder-suicide. Police said both people were shot.


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