Harry W. Cooper, age 88, of Arbor Vitae, passed away Thursday, March 27, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield.
Harry was born on February 7, 1926 in Oak Park, Illinois, the son of Fred and Hilda (nee Bloxham) Cooper.
Harry was a proud U.S. Marine Veteran. He retired from the River Forest Fire Department and had also worked for the River Forest Police Department.
He was preceded in death by his wife, June, and son and daughter-in-law, Randall and Beth Cooper.
Harry is survived by his daughter, Janet (Paul) Durham of Wheaton, Ill.; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and brother, Stan Cooper.
A Memorial Service will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, April 4, at Bolger Funeral Home – Woodruff Chapel, with a gathering one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Bolger Funeral and Cremation Services is assisting the family, 715-356-3200 or visit www.bolgerfuneral.com to share online condolences.