Herbert John Cooper

January 18, 1921May 2, 2014

Herbert J. Cooper, age 93, passed away on Friday, May 2, 2014. Herbert was born in Muskegon on January 18, 1921 to parents Earl and Dora Cooper. He served in the United States Navy during WWII. He enjoyed anything to do with the outdoors, especially hunting, fishing and golfing. Herbert will be lovingly remembered by his children: Janet (David) Olsen, Cheryl Belt; grandchildren: Renee (Jack) Kassner, David (Jennifer) Olsen, Michelle (Peter) Belt-Margules, Brian (Jane) Belt; great grandchildren: Benjamin Olsen, Matthew Olsen, Jenna Olsen, Kaitlyn Olsen, Kaleigh Olsen, Simon Margules, Branden Belt, Abigail Belt. He was preceded in death by brothers: Ralph, Robert; sister, Joyce Werley; step-brother, Kenneth. A funeral service will be held at 11:00am on Monday, May 5, 2014 at Ever Rest Funeral Home & Chapel (1783 E. Keating Ave., Muskegon). The family will receive visitors one hour prior to the service beginning at 10:00am. Memorial contributions may be given towards a veteran’s memorial marker on the causeway.

Arrangements under the direction of Ever Rest Funeral Home and Cremation Chapel, Muskegon, MI.


  • Funeral Service Monday, May 5, 2014
  • Visitation Monday, May 5, 2014

Herbert John Cooper

have a memory or condolence to add?


receive updates when new memories are posted


May 13, 2014

I am saddened to hear of your loss. You are in my thoughts.
Karen Edgerton