Cooper, Harold Eli
Harold Eli Cooper, husband of Nadia, father and grandfather and friend to many, passed away in Langley on March 2, 2008 at 3:40 in the afternoon. He was surrounded by family and friends.
Harold was born in Neilburg, Saskatchewan on December 30, 1935. He was raised in rural Alberta on the family farm (Vega & Jarvie), cold winters never agreed with Harold and in 1954 he moved to Vancouver to get warm. He worked at the Canadian National Railway in Vancouver for 22 years as a Red Cap. Nadia and Harold married in 1959 raising a family together in Vancouver and moved to Aldergrove in 1979 to retire.
Harold is survived by his loving wife
Nadia, his children, Harold (Karolyne), Gary (Brenda), and Karen (Ed) and his Mother in-law Vera Omelaniec and six grandchildren and many more close family and friends.
A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday March 8, 2008 at 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Elks Hall, 27309 Fraser Highway in Aldergrove. In lieu of flowers please donate to the BC Lung Association. www.bc.lung.ca or BC Lung Association, 2675 Oak Street,
Vancouver, BC V6H 2K2 .