Marvin ‘Gene’ Cooper

COOPER, Marvin “Gene,” 73, of Steubenville, OH, passed away June 6, 2013, at home.

He was born February 22, 1940, in New Martinsville, WV, to the late Lester and Evelyn Morgan Cooper Sr.

He was a Christian by faith. Gene was the owner/ operator of Genes Transmission in Weirton, WV from 1968-2001.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded by his brother, Lester Cooper Jr.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Pados Cooper, two sons, Edward Gene Cooper and his wife, Kathleen of Pasadena, MD, and David W. Cooper and his wife, Tina of Cary, NC. a daughter, Teresa L. Boykin of Weirton, WV, one brother, Ronald L. Cooper of New Martinsville, WV, a sister, Ruby “Darlene” Jacobson of Poulsbo, WA, 19 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren also survive.

Visitation will be Saturday, June 8, 2013, from 3 p.m. until the time of service at 7 p.m. at Reasner Funeral Home, 1515 Charles St., Wellsburg, WV, with Aaron Miller officiating.

Online condolences can be made to ReasnerofWellsburg.com