Florence Rebecca <I>Leaverton</I> Cooper

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Florence Rebecca Leaverton Cooper

  • Birth 20 Nov 1859 Indiana, USA
  • Death 10 Mar 1942 Hemlock, Howard County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Argos, Marshall County, Indiana, USA
  • Plot Section 12
  • Memorial ID 81408113

Published in the Rochester(IN) News-Sentinel, Tuesday, March 10, 1942

Mrs. Florence R. COOPER, 82 years of age, a resident of Argos, died at four o'clock this morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Lulu PETTY, in Hemlock, nine miles southeast of Kokomo. Death was attributed to old age and complications and resulted after an illness of only two days' duration. Florence Rebecca [LEAVERTON], daughter of Robert W. and Lida LEAVERTON, was born in Marion county on November 20, 1859. She had resided in the Argos community since 1913, moving there from Marion county. Her marriage was on April 8, 1881, to Alexander COOPER, who died April 25, 1927. She was a member of the Dunkard church. Survivors are three daughters, Mrs. Lulu Petty, at whose home she died; Mrs. Sadie LONGLAND, Spearfish, S.D.; Mrs. C. E. TAYLOR, Plymouth; four sons, W. O. COOPER, Plymouth; Alonzo COOPER, Tippecanoe; Robert COOPER, Argos; Newberry COOPER, Elkhart; one brother, Ora LEAVERTON, Hammond; 43 grandchildren and 35 great-grandchildren. One daughter, Mrs. Rosie HATTEN, died in 1916 Last rites will be held Friday afternoon, two o'clock, from the Grossman funeral home at Argos. Rev. Ernest TREBER will officiate and burial will be made in the Maple Grove cemetery, Argos. The body has been removed to the Grossman funeral parlors, where friends may call until the hour of the final rites.


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  • Maintained by: April Gross
  • Originally Created by: Cecil Nickell
  • Added: 1 Dec 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 81408113
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Florence Rebecca Leaverton Cooper (20 Nov 1859–10 Mar 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 81408113, citing Maple Grove Cemetery, Argos, Marshall County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by April Gross (contributor 47041501) .