Larry E. Cooper, age 57, passed away at home with his family on Saturday, April 24, 2021, after a long and courageous fight with cancer.
Larry was born in Ithaca on December 30, 1963, a son of the late Stephen and Adelaide (Sarsfield) Cooper. He proudly served his country as member of the Army from 1983-1986. Larry had worked for over 20 years as a delivery truck driver for Peterman Lumber in Seneca Fall until his cancer diagnosis. Larry was an avid outdoorsman, he loved hunting and fishing in addition to being a huge NASCAR fan.
He is survived by his wife, Carol Cooper; two daughters, Amanda Cooper and Angela Fox; his siblings; Michael (Brenda) Cooper of Ovid, Mark (Tammy) Cooper of Texas, Lynn Jackson of Tennessee, Mary Davis of Ovid, and Doreen (Ron) Elzinga of Michigan; his grandchildren, Noah, Hannah and Neriah Fox and Renee Huff; a host of nieces and nephews, and an aunt, Shirley Cooper of Syracuse. Larry was preceded in death by his brother, Jack Cooper, a sister, Sandy Luoma, a nephew Tommy Davis and brother in law, George Davis.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Larry’s memory to www.ThrivetoSurvive.org www.HappinessHouse.org or www.donate.lovetotherescue.org (Shriners Hospital for Children)
At Larry’s request, there will be no formal services, his family will gather privately to remember and celebrate him.