Ohio USA Obituaries


Posted on Monday, 22nd October 2012 | Convoy, Van Wert

Patricia A. “Patty Anne” Cooper, 65, passed from this life at 5:14 p.m., Monday, shortly after arrival at Van Wert County Hospital.

She was born on March 9, 1947 in Van Wert, the daughter of the late Robert Clarence and Ganelle Gladine (Kohn) Edsall. On January 29, 1972, she married Robert E. Cooper, Jr., who survives.

Other family members include her children, Tamera K. (Dean) Showalter of Haviland, Christopher L. (Sherry) Cooper of Florence, KY, Heather L. (Paul) Nahrwold of Fort Wayne, IN, and Robert E. (Brandy) Cooper, III of Franklinton, NC; her brother, Gregory K. (Kathy) Edsall of Van Wert; two sisters, Gale M. (Richard) Chavarria and Deborah J. (Roger) Mongold, both of Van Wert; nine grandchildren, Ashley (Chris) Shepherd, Kyle Showalter, Korbin Showalter, Brittany Cooper, Kara Nahrwold, Leah Nahrwold, Maya Nahrwold, Mary Cooper, Mason Cooper; and two great grandchildren, Lilly and Luke Shepherd.

Patty Anne was a 1965 graduate of Van Wert High School and retired from Federal Mogul in Van Wert. Those who came in contact with her, quickly learned to love her and she became a mother figure to many.

Services will be at 11 a.m., Friday, October 5, 2012, at Cowan & Son Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Ridge Cemetery. Calling hours are Thursday 2 – 8 p.m.

Preferred memorials are to the American Heart Associaiton.


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