Willard Cooper, 88, passed away July 16,2019 in Casa Grande.He was born November 18, 1930 In Guthrie Center, IA. He spent 6 years in the Air Force. Then he worked at McDonald Aircraft in St. Louis and at the Federal Aviation Administration in LaGrange IN for 30 years. Upon retiring from there he worked out Raytheon. He and his wife of 68 years, Maralyn have been coming to Arizona for 19 years as snowbirds. He loved to play cards and shuffle board.
He is survived by his wife Maralyn: Daughter Teresa Waibel (Mike) and Son Philip Cooper; Six Grandchildren and 7 Great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his Parents William and Ethyl Cooper; his Brothers Richard and Dee Cooper; his Children; David and Lisa Cooper.
Services will be at a later date in Indiana.