2006-06-01 / Obituaries

Edith M. Cooper, 82

Edith M. Bridge Cooper, 82 of West Palm Beach, Fla., died peacefully May 21, 2006. She was the beloved wife of the late Lewis F. Cooper.

Born Sept. 27, 1923 in Pitcairn Pa., she was the daughter of Paul S. Bridge and Eleanor Elizabeth Boone.

She was a resident of Jamestown for 43 years, until 1973.

A cosmotologist and hairdresser, she worked in salons in Jamestown, North Kingstown, and Newport.

She is survived by her sons, Stephen M. Cooper and wife Carolyn of Jamestown, Ronald L. Cooper and wife Susanne of Jupiter, Fla., and Peter F. Cooper and friend Patti Millet of Newport.

Mrs. Cooper was the sister of the late Bertha Watson and William and Paul Bridge. She will be missed by her seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

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