Edith Lynn Cooper, age 56 passed away on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 surrounded by her loving family.
She was born October 9, 1962 at Oceanside, Long Island, New York, the daughter of Clayton and Elifrieda (Simmon) Sprague. On November 2, 1985 she married Gary Cooper at the Jay Gould Memorial Reformed Church, Roxbury, New York. Most of her adult life she lived in Roxbury. Edith and Gary operated the Gary’s Fuel Oil Business in Roxbury since 1988. She also worked at the Margaretville Hospital and the Binnekill Square restaurant in the kitchen.
Edith enjoyed her pet dogs, playing bingo and cards; she was always helping family and friends and sharing her cooking talents.
She is survived by her husband, Gary, daughter Christine Cooper, son Gary J. Cooper, daughter in law Emily Cooper, granddaughter Avery Cooper, sisters: Nancy Strich, Debbie Cronau, Louise Mueller and many nieces and nephews.
Private family gathering will take place at the Miller Funeral Home, Roxbury, New York.