Gary M. Cooper, 74, St. Joseph, MO

Published 02/10 2014 08:53AM

Updated 02/10 2014 08:54AM

Gary M. Cooper, 74, St. Joseph passed away at his home on February 8, 2014 in St. Joseph, MO. Gary was born November 5, 1939 to Chester & Mildred (Morris) Cooper in St. Joseph.

Gary Loved the Lord and his family and time he shared with them both. He was a talented baseball player, Fisherman, and hunter. He was a member and elder with the Maxwell Heights Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include his wife Delpha Cooper of the home; three sons, Matthew Cooper, Dean Culver, and Shawn Culver all of St. Joseph; five daughters, Kelly Plummer of St. Joseph, Pamela Plummer of Savannah, Brenda Cooper Steele of St. Joseph, Evelyn Foster of St. Joseph, and Rachelle Cooper of St. Joseph; nineteen grandchildren and thirty four great-grandchildren; two brothers, Ernest Cooper of Branson, MO, and Micky Cooper of Santa Rosa CA.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

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