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“RIP Uncle Micky. I will always have wonderful memories of you when I was a little girl.Give my mom a big hug for me. ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Patricia (cooper) Storo - VT

“we both were fond of mickey we loved mickey i remember working with him he always amazed me -he had his own untique character always made us laugh--...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: robert and nancy sli - cob, NY

“I have many fond memories of my cousin Mickey,he will be greatly missed by many. I send prayers and love to all he has left behind may God bring you...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Kathie Benson Bender - SC

“R.I.P. Pop!! So many fond memories growing up with you! Our camp outs on the living room floor..always able to put a smile on my face and always...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Nicole Filmer - Delanson, NY

“R.I.P. Mickey. You were a friend we knew for a good many years. So sorry for your families loss. You will be greatly missed. Thoughts and prayers...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Rolly and Jean Hagadorn - NY

“Sorry for the families loss. Mic is and will continue to be a great person. R.I.P my friend ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Larry Salisbury Jr - NY

“Sorry to hear of Mickey's passing. Always loved visiting with him, Wayne, and Uncle Butch in front of Stewart's having coffee. RIP Mickey. ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Denise Carpenter Wainwright - VA

“RIP pop im going to miss you soo much your not in pain anymore . ill always remember all the fun we had as kids and when we would go shopping and...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Debra cooper - howes cave, NY

“mic.will be missed. sorry for your lose. i drive red-mix truck and if i needed to know a direction. he was the one to ask because he knew them all....Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: paul markley - cobleskill, NY

“To The Cooper and Blodget family, Rich and I are so very sorry for your loss. I have known the Mic since I was a young girl when we all lived next...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Rich & Linda Albert - Cobleskill, NY

“Sorry to hear of the loss of a wonderful gentleman, he always put a smile on my face as well as my kids. My thoughts and prayers go out to the...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Jeanne Brown


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Cobleskill- Marlin "Mic" Cooper, 74, of North Grand St., died Friday, August 23, 2013 at his residence.

Born February 14, 1939 in Schoharie, he was a son of Chauncy and Ethel (Diamond) Cooper.

He was a lifelong area resident who retired after several years of employment in the maintenance department at Cobleskill Regional Hospital.

Mic served in the United States Army National Guard from 1956 until receiving an honorable discharge in 1964.

He attended the former Cobleskill Central School and as a young man he was an avid hunter and enjoyed camping. Mic was a former member of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles Aeries in Cobleskill. He was also known as "Dan Rather" as he "held court" at Stewarts in Cobleskill.

Survivors include his siblings: Wayne (Wanda) Cooper of Cobleskill, Madeline Cooper of Cobleskill, Chet (Mary) Cooper of Pittsford, VT, Yvonne Cooper Blodgett of Cobleskill, George (Debra) Cooper of Howes Cave, Greg (Mary) Cooper of Willseyville, NY; companion: Janice English of Cobleskill; many nieces, nephews, step-children, step-grandchildren; and step-great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM on Monday, August 26, 2013 at Mereness-Putnam Funeral Home, 171 Elm St., Cobleskill with Rev. Richard Smith officiating. Visitation will be held from 9 to 10 AM at the funeral home prior to the service. Burial will be in Central Bridge Cemetery.