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David J. Cooper, age 82, of Hannibal, passed away Sunday, Sept. 18, 2022, at WVU Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown.

He was born Dec. 22, 1939, in Jackson County, West Virginia a son of the late Norman and Myrtle Ruth (Dennis) Cooper.

David was a veteran of the U.S. Army Reserves and retired from Ormet Corp. with 34 years of service.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a grandson, Toby Ollom and a granddaughter, Maryella “Dany” Ollom; brothers, Donald Ray, James Edward, John Homer, Carl Clay, Robert Lee Cooper; sisters, Blondena Ruth “Bonnie” Floyd, Nina Marie Reynolds, Susan Jane and Opal Irene.

Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Mary Sidenstricker Cooper; one daughter, Kimberly (Steven) Ollom, of Clarington; several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday Sept. 23, 2022, at Zion Memorial Garden, State Route 536, Sardis, with Rev. Terry Pringle officiating.

Arrangements entrusted to Grisell Funeral Home and Crematory, 751 Third St., New Martinsville, West Virginia.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Zion Memorial Garden Cemetery Fund.

Sympathy expressions may be left at grisellfuneralhomes. com.