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Steven J. "Coop" Cooper

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“Dear Jim and Babs, I am so sorry for your loss. I can't imagine having to endure one of my children dying. I don't know the circumstances, but I...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Ray William Lanway - Palmetto Bay, FL

“Steve was a great man and will be sorely missed. Our thoughts and prays are with your family Bill and Rose Payne and family ”
2 of 17 | Posted by: Jason Lemly - Fort Loramie, OH

“Jim, Babs and family, We were contacted by Lima friends about Elinor Lammers and were shocked to see Steves obit on same page. I know all of you...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Greg & Joyce Bietry - Crossville, TN

“A great friend, a wonderful guy....a Beautiful Soul.... "While we are mourning the loss of our friend, others are rejoicing to meet him behind the...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Lori Williams - Lima, OH

“To the Cooper family, I will always remember my great childhood memories at the Coopers house. Steve was a great guy! My thoughts...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Pam Flory - Lima, OH - friend

“We are sorry for the loss of such a special brother, and know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family ”
6 of 17 | Posted by: Jackie and Ken Carnahan - OH

“Dear Cooper family, We are sorry to hear about Steve. Our prayers are with you. Terry & Narda Newland ”
7 of 17 | Posted by: Narda Newland - Lucas, OH

“Please know that I'm praying for all of you. I am so sorry for your loss. ”
8 of 17 | Posted by: Michelle Tschida Clemmer - OH

“Dear Jim, Babs, Cathy, Cheryl, and Susan, I have known all of you my whole life time and feel we are family. In all those years we have celebrated...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Mary Lou Griffiths - Columbus, OH

“Thoughts and prayers. Coop was always smiling and a pleasure to be around. He will be missed. ”
10 of 17 | Posted by: Doug Bice - lima, OH - friend

“We are shocked and saddened by this news. We have just recently been able to spend time getting to know Steve, through our Daughter-In-Law Mindi. We...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Gloria Mitchell - Esat Wareham, MA

“Because of Steve's smile and beautiful brown eyes it made him one of the cutest guys in school, however; it was his charming personality, sense of...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Melody S Dietz - Lima, OH

“Jim and Babs, I am so sorry to hear of Steve's passing. Seems like yesterday when Steve and Susie and I were at the Eagle show horsing around. I...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Mike Sroufe - Gregory, MI

“My prayers are with you all during this time of sorrow and loneliness. Try to remember all the shared joys you had together and silence the...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Gerry Loar - Troy, OH

“I'm so sorry to all of you for the loss of Steve. Though I haven't seen him in years, his pictures still showed that spark of mischief in his eyes....Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Jill Snider Campbell - OH

“May your family have peace with you th.ru this unspeakable and trying time ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: Wendy wyer - Canton, OH

“Dear Jim and Babs, So saddened by the news of your son and our cousin. I cannot begin to realize your pain. May God's tender love and love comfort...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Bill and Carol Hipp Leach - IL

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Steven J. "Coop" Cooper,
47 of Lima, Ohio died unexpectedly Saturday, September 15, 2012, at his residence in Lima, Ohio.

Born Monday, January 11, 1965 in Lima, Ohio, he was the son of Jim Cooper and Barbara "Babs" (Schooley) Cooper.

Steve was a member of South Side Christian Church. He loved spending time with his family, and especially his grandchildren. He was a fan of the Dallas Cowboys, OSU Buckeyes, Cincinnati Reds, the Columbus Bluejackets and also loved going to Rock Concerts.

Surviving are: a son, Steve (Kari) Cooper of Columbus Grove, OH; a daughter, Mindi (Dave) Mitchell of Lima, OH; three sisters, Cathy (Bob) Freisthler of Lima, OH; Cheryl Pickens of Lima, OH and Susan Garrick of Kalida, OH; two grandchildren, Brady and Dylan Mitchell.

He was preceded in death by a brother-in-law Wayne Garrick.

A Funeral service will be at 11:00 AM on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at South Side Christian Church with the Rev. Douglas Adams and Rev. Wanda Werking officiating.

The family will receive friends from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Wednesday, September 19, 2012, at Chamberlain-Huckeriede Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service at church on Thursday

In Lieu of Flowers Memorial Contributions may be made to the family.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.chamberlainhuckeriede.com

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