– Services for Donald E. Cooper, 63, Route 1, Caldwell who
died Wednesday in a Caldwell
hospital, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Dakan
Funeral Chapel in Caldwell by the Rev. Ernest Chamberlain of the
First Christian Church. Interment will be at Hillcrest.
He was born June 12, 1908 at Cedar Rapids,
Nebraska and was raised there and in
Fullerton, Neb. On Oct 11, 1928 he married Iva Maybon at
Grand Island, Neb. They lived in Bellgrade, Neb.,
for eight years, and then moved to Huston in 1936.
They farmed until 1964 when he joined the staff of the
Coop Oil Association. Later that year he bought acreage near
Middleton where he resided until his death.
He was a past master of the Deer Flat Grange, past president
of the Huston Mustangs, and served on the Huston School Board.
Survivors are his wife; two sons, Dale Cooper of
Caldwell and Dr. Gordon Cooper of Shoshone; a
daughter, Mrs. Barbara Stevens of Boise;
four brothers, Marion Cooper of Oregon
City, OR, Clifford Cooper of Grand Island,
Neb., Myle Cooper of Eugene,
OR, and Gene Cooper of
CA; a sister Mrs. Maude Keller of Fullerton, Neb.,
and five grandsons.