BUNKER HILL — Dorothy May Cooper, 92, of Bunker Hill, died at Heritage Health of Gillespie at 11:40 p.m. Saturday, August 23, 2014.
She was born Sept. 10, 1921, in Brighton, to Dewey Wagenfeldt and Della (Feilbach). She married Roger W. Cooper. She was a homemaker. Dorothy was a member of St John's Lutheran Church in Dorchester. She enjoyed her grandkids.
She is survived by her son, Roger D. "Sonny" Cooper of Moro; daughters, Norma (Charles) Johnson of Bunker Hill, Phyllis (Ronald) Shoemaker of Alton, Sharon (Larry) Heyen of Dorchester, Donna (Stanley) Lawrence of Bunker Hill, Janice (Kit) Hammann of Gillespie; sister-in-law, Dorothy Girth of Gillespie, Ill.; sister, Mary Blankenship of Bethalto; grandchildren, Marla (John) Cronin, Mark (Carla) Johnson, Stephen (Shauna) Cooper, Kathleen (Mike) Frank, Jon Heyen, Laura (David) Scroggins, Adam Lawrence, Eric (Bekki) Hammann, Liz (Mike) Logsdon, Jenna (Sean) Freeburger, and 21 great- grandchildren.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, spouse, sister, Alice Schmidt, and brother, Carl Wagenfeldt.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, August 28, at Kravanya Funeral Home in Bunker Hill. Funeral services are at 11 a.m. Friday, August 29, 2014, at the funeral home with Pastor Kara Shaw officiating. Burial will be at Roselawn Memory Gardens, Bethalto.
Memorials are suggested to St. John's Church in Dorchester or Illinois Valley Activity Fund. Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com. Kravanya Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.