Jeanne (Gessner) Cooper Sunrise: October 2, 1934 Sunset: April 22, 2013 Former Richmond Resident Jeanne Cooper of Hollister, Ca. passed away on April 22, 2013. Jeanne was born in Wadena, Minnesota to Norris and Marian Gessner. Jeanne graduated from Richmond Union High School in 1952. Jeanne was pre-deceased by her husband Derryl Cooper, on 2/21/13, her parents and one brother, Jim Gessner. She is survived by her children, Scott (Jill) Cooper of Santa Cruz, Dawn Cooper of Hollister, Denise (Steve) Jones of El Cajon, Ca. and her grandchildren, Carissa, Noah, and Sarah Jones of El Cajon and Cheyenne Cooper of Santa Cruz. Also survived by her sister Nancy (Tom) Freschi of Lincoln, Ca. and nieces Deanna Freschi and Paula Bravo. Memorial services for both Jeanne & Derryl, will be on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 1:00 PM at Grace Bible Church, 6th and Monterey Streets in Hollister. A reception will follow the services on Saturday at the church hall. Donations are preferred to Grace Bible Church.
Published in Contra Costa Times on May 1, 2013