Roger passed away Sunday, November 3, 2019 at Rose Arbor Hospice in Kalamazoo.
He was born April 3, 1948 in Jackson, the son of Gerald and Doris (Shroeder) Cooper. Roger was a 1967 Napoleon High School graduate and proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy. He had worked at Parker Hannifin for many years until his retirement. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, especially bass and also enjoyed going to flea markets and following the Detroit Lions.
Surviving are his children, Michael (Jan) Cooper, Joshua (Crystal) Cooper, Julie (David) Cooper-McNinch and Donald Cooper; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sister, Arvilla (John) Grennay and a nephew.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
According to his wishes cremation has taken place.
Friends may visit with Roger’s family from 5-7 P.M., Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego, where a memorial service will take place at 11:00 A.M., Friday, November 8, 2019 with Pastor Dan Sarkipato officiating.
Military Honors by Otsego VFW Post #3030.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.