Charles Cooper, 87, died November 29, 2013. He had a 50 year career as a thespian known for "I am a Camera, The Detective Story, and Mr. Roberts;" featured in Alfred Hitchcock's "The Wrong Man," remembered for Star Trek movies. Met his wife of 52 years, Pamela Searle, at the Miss Universe Pageant, as Miss England. Charles is survived by his wife, daughters Allison Meinert, Stephanie Cooper, son Chris Cooper, and grand kids: Dakota, Daly, Savy Meinert.
Published in Los Angeles Times on Jan. 9, 2014.