Patricia P. Cooper

Patricia P. Cooper

Patricia P. Cooper, age 75, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, March 7, 2013.

Pat graduated from P.S. du Pont High School and the University of Delaware. She had a distinguished career as a microbiologist serving the medical community of Delaware for over forty years. Upon retirement, Pat embarked on a second career as a Senior Tax Advisor for H&R Block. Pat loved animals and was committed to providing a loving home to countless wonderful dogs.

Pat is survived by her loving husband of 48 years, Robert H. "Bob" Cooper; brother Michael Pennington (Margurite), sisters Lola Simon and Betty Fulmer, aunt Ruth Hayes; brother-in-law Ted Cooper; sister-in-law Ann Gardner (John); as well as many nieces and nephews.

Friends and family members are invited to a visitation and enjoy refreshments on Tuesday, March 12th from 5-7 pm at the McCRERY & HARRA Funeral Home, 3924 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE 19803. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made in Pat's name to Save the Strays Animal Rescue, 1670-9 Springdale Dr., PMB143, Camden, SC 29020.


Funeral Home

McCrery & Harra Funeral Home
3924 Concord Pike Wilmington, DE 19803
(302) 478-2204

Published in The News Journal from Mar. 9 to Mar. 10, 2013