Guy Henry Cooper, of Hanover, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2021. He was 97 years young.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Henrietta and Kessler Cooper; his wife, Grace Mae Cooper; brothers, 2nd Lieutenant Warren Cooper, Glenn and Robert Cooper; and sister, Ruth Spietel.
He is survived by his companion and angel, Dixie Sterner; daughter, Barbara Bick (husband, Keith); son, Guy Robert Cooper (wife, Hedy); stepson, George Middlekauff (wife, Diane); seven grandchildren, Edward Bick, Christopher Bick, Kathy Salsbury, Billie Jo Sipe (husband, William), Paul, Jamie, and Michael Cooper; 10 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and many wonderful friends and extended family.
He was a graduate of Scotland School for Veterans.
He was a Veteran of WWII, and was very proud of his service. He liked playing the guitar and singing and dancing.
There is no service or memorial scheduled at this time.
A donation in his name can be made to Tunnel to Towers Foundation, 2361 Hylan Blvd., Staten Island, NY 10306, or Wounded Warriors, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, FL 32256.
The Kenworthy Funeral Home & Crematory Inc., 269 Frederick Street, Hanover, Pennsylvania, has been entrusted by the family with the funeral arrangements.
Memories and condolences may be shared at: www.kenworthyfh.com.