|Birth: ||May 5, 1926|
|Death: ||Jan. 26, 1983|
First-born son of Clifton G. & Bernice E. (Thurman) Cooper.
Married 1) Betty Fitch, 1948.
Married 2) Ida Mettes, 1962.
Survived by wife Ida, his mother Bernice, of Avon, 2 bros- Giles Cooper, Avon & Gene Cooper, Bushnell. 2 sis- Reba Emory & Joan Reihm, both of Avon. 3 stepchildren- Tom & John Mettes & Beverly Snyder. Preceded by father.
Raised in Avon, IL area. Attended Prairie City School & West. IL Univ.
WORLD WAR II NAVY VETERAN. Later an IL Natl Guard member. Occupation- Research Engineer, Caterpillar Tractor, Peoria, IL, later transferred to Phoenix, AZ.
Retired December 1982.
Clifton Ghlee Cooper (1903 - 1973)
Bernice Elizabeth Thurman Cooper (1908 - 1988)
Betty M. Fitch Carley (1930 - 1999)*
Ida Maude Davis Mettes Cooper (1915 - 2004)*
Robert Glen Cooper (1926 - 1983)
Reba June Cooper Emory (1930 - 2006)*
Ralph GILES Cooper (1932 - 2011)*
Irma Joan Cooper Reihm (1934 - 2010)*
Earl GENE Cooper (1937 - 2015)*
Plot: Sec. E Site 65 4 4
Created by: Elizabeth
Record added: Nov 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100401136
Added: Oct. 13, 2016
Rest in peace Uncle Bob. Miss You.|
Added: Nov. 8, 2012