Linda Cooper, of Cayuga, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017 at Auburn Community Hospital. She is the daughter of the late Emory and Margaret Martin Dann. Linda was a kind, generous, strong willed, sarcastic, tough woman who loved to go to the casino and play games with the grandchildren. She also enjoyed playing in a dart league “against the men.” Linda loved to collect anything that was Tweety Bird. She deeply cared for her family, and anyone that was in need.
She is survived by two daughters, Joelle Cooper and Michelle Reno; a son, Daniel Cooper; two grandchildren, Maryn Reno and Braeden Cooper; great-nieces and a great nephew, Ellie, Sarah, and Ryan Dann; nephews, Kevin and Steven (Meg) Dann; special extended family, Christine, Eric, Jennifer, and Christopher; and special friends, Carol Handville, Linda Miles, Patty Curtis and Maral Parker.
In addition to her parents, Linda is predeceased by her daughter, Angel Cooper; brother, Edward Dann; sister in-law, Susan Dann; nieces, Wendy and Trisha; nephew, Michael; and special friend Janine Burlew.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017 at Brew Funeral Home, 48 South St., Auburn. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 at Trinity United Church of Christ, 163 Cayuga St., Union Springs, NY 13160.
Burial will be at Lakeview Cemetery, Cayuga, N.Y.
Contributions may be made at Cayuga Fire Department: Ladies Division, P.O. Box 315, Cayuga, NY 13034 in memory of Linda Cooper.