James Cooling Michelle (Gonzalez) Cooling

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James Daniel Cooling, 62, and Michele Jean Cooling, 65, of Denver, Pa., passed away Saturday, August 4, 2018, due to an

automobile accident.

James was born in Reading, on May 3, 1956, a son of Mary M. (Young) Cooling and the late

Howard L. Cooling. Michele was born in Reading, January 28, 1953, a daughter of the late Miguel E. and Thelma

(Martin) Gonzalez.

James was a 1974 Wilson High School graduate and

Michele was a 1971 Reading High School graduate. They were married on September 6, 1980, and were inseparable. James was employed by Steve Moyer Nissan as a parts representative, working until his passing. Michele was

employed by Tower Health Reading Hospital as an LPN for 43 years, working until her passing. Both were looking

forward to their retirement.

They both loved classic cars and car shows with their friends and both cherished their '58 Chevy. James and

Michele loved all types of music, especially The Grateful Dead and Gov't Mule and also enjoyed traveling and going to concerts together. James would always acknowledge

veterans who served our country.

Surviving is James's sister, Robin M., and her husband, Mark Barr, of Mohrsville; nephew, Kelly Tobias; Michele's brother, Michael E. Gonzalez, widower of Betsy Gonzalez, of Temple; nephews: Allan Gonzalez, Seth Gonzalez, Collin Gonzalez; and their 2 cats, Willie and Mindy.

Michele was predeceased by her sister, Doris Gonzalez. Graveside services will be Friday, August 17, 2018, at

1:00 p.m., at Forest Hills Memorial Park, 391 W. Neversink Rd., Reading. "Together Forever." Everyone attending please meet at the entrance to the cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to , 4219 Trindle Rd., Camp Hill, PA 17011 or Humane Society of Berks County, 1801 N. 11th St., Reading, PA 19604. Auman's Inc. Funeral Home, Reiffton is honored to be serving the family. www.aumansinc.com


Published in Reading Eagle on Aug. 12, 2018
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