Samuel Cooperman

May 20, 1918November 30, 2013

  COOPERMAN, SAMUEL, 95, died on Saturday, November 30, 2013.  He was the husband of the late Gertrude (Krevolin) Cooperman.  Born in New York, NY, he was a son of the late Benjamin and Fannie (Priluck) Cooperman. Mr. Cooperman was an Army Veteran of WWII.  He graduated from Bryant College and then worked as a Supervisor Supply Clerk at Quonset Point for over 30 years before retiring.  After retirement he worked at the DMV for 5 years and for Araserv at The Providence Civic Center for 20 years.  He was a member of Temple Beth-El, Palestine Shrine Temple, Mason Overseas Lodge #40 and Touro Fraternal Association. He is survived by his daughter, Jane Beth Petrarca and her husband Robert and granddaughter, Marisa Kara Petrarca. He was the brother of Jean Plushner and the late Betty Fischer, Rose Brown, Mary Schiffman and Gussie Shefkowitz. His funeral services will be held on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 10 AM at the Samuel Priest Chapel in Lincoln Park Cemetery, 1469 Post Rd., Warwick.  Burial to follow. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to the American Heart Association, PO Box 417005 Boston, MA 02241-7005. Shiva will be private. 


  • Funeral Service Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Samuel Cooperman

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December 5, 2013

I'm very sad to hear Sam passed,he was a gentle soul whom I took care of from time to time. May he rest in eternal peace.
Patti Lanni (cna)

December 4, 2013

So sorry to hear about the death of your father. You were wonderful daughter to him.

Jennie Pagliarulo

December 4, 2013

Jane i am very sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with you & your family.

December 4, 2013

Dear Jane and Family,

My thoughts and prayers are with you. I will miss your Dad especially at dinner time. I will always remember how excited he was, when he won the bracelet at bingo and couldn't wait to give it to you. He will be missed.

Jill Masso

Beth Murphy

December 3, 2013

I am so sorry for the loss of your Father. Please find comfort with the thoughts of your parents being together once again.

Betsy Barclay

December 3, 2013

Jane, I am so sorry to hear about your Dad. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time.

Pam McGuire

December 3, 2013

Jane & Family,
Thinking of you during this difficult time. May the memories you shared together bring you comfort and peace.

Marisa Barber

December 3, 2013

Sending you our love and condolences. I will always remember your wonderful dad. Love, Marisa & Cameron

Barbara Mays-Stock

December 3, 2013

Thinking of you, Jane and your family at this difficult time. You have been a wonderful daughter.

American Heart Association

December 3, 2013

May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always.