Gary W. Cooper, 62, of Akron, Ohio passed away September 25, 2022, unexpectedly at home. He was born September 27, 1959, in Akron, the son of Anna Lynch. Gary graduated from East High School in 1978. He loved to fish, have bonfires, and loved spending time with his family and friends. Gary was a beloved father, grandfather, and friend.
He was preceded in death by the love of his life Diane to whom he was married for 42 years; his mother Anna; and brothers-in-law Mark, Timmy, and Bobby. He is survived by his mother-in-law Delores; children Tricia (Kriss), Missy (Kevin), Jason, Robert, Steven (Amber), Tiffany, and Kaitlyn; brothers Donald and Jeff; grandchildren Cheyane, Buddy, Kalyssa, Kylee, Kinsley, Carter, Lilly, and William.