November 19, 1942 - June 28, 2017
Dan was the son of Dan and Catherine Cooper. He had four sisters Catherine, Alma, Margaret and Marie. He went to North Salem High School and graduated in 1961. In 1966, he joined the United States Army and was a Veteran of the Vietnam War. In 1979, he married his wife Dani and immediately had a family of three sons. They were married 38 years. His passion in life was fishing. He started fishing with his dad when he was very young and became an avid fisherman.
He is survived by his wife Dani and sons James, Michael, Josh, John and granddaughters Kailey and Riley. Also, his sisters Cathy, Marie and many nieces and nephews. He passed away in his home on June 28th surrounded by his family.
A celebration of life will be held at the Salem Elks Lodge on July 8th from 1-3pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude hospital by clicking https://www.stjude.org/