November 4, 2012

Mary K. Cooper

LOGANSPORT — Mary K. Cooper, 97, Logansport, passed away at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, at WoodBridge Health Campus. 

Born Jan. 17, 1915, in Logansport, she was the daughter of Samuel C. and Elsie Slusser Cassidy.

She was married in Logansport on Aug. 15, 1937 to Robert Y. Cooper, who preceded her in death Jan. 18, 2003.

Mary and her husband lived in Elkhart for many years before moving back to Logansport in 2000.

Mary was a 1932 graduate of Logansport High School and a member of Calvary Presbyterian Church. 

She enjoyed playing bridge, golf and gardening. She loved being with her family and especially entertaining her nieces and nephews.

She is survived by one sister, JoAnn Ross, Logansport. 

Preceding her in death were a sister, Betty Waite and her husband, Kenny; a brother, Richard Cassidy and his wife, Norma; and a brother-in-law, Charles Ross.

There will be no visitation. Private family services will be held. 

Interment will be in Mount Hope Cemetery. 

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Red Cross.

Kroeger Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 

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