Richard L. Cooper

Richard L. Cooper born July 4, 1938 in Traverse City, MI. and he passed November 23, 2019 in Rosenberg, TX.

He was proceeded in death by his parents; Cletus C. Cooper and Elizabeth J. Cooper; his brothers Bobby L. Cooper, William C. Cooper and David E. Cooper; his sister Betty L. Leday.

Richard is survived by his loving wife of 60 years Doris P. Cooper; his children Pamela Munoz and husband Andrew, Michael Cooper and wife Gracie, Paula Cooper. Richard had numerous nieces and nephews. Also numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Richard came to Texas with his mom, dad and family over 50 years ago from Michigan. Unknown to many Richard studied very hard and got his regular High School Diploma in 1979 going to night school over a period of 3 years. Richard and Doris were regular customers at What-a-burger for more than 40 years.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Hernandez Funeral Home 800 Fourth Street in Rosenberg.

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