Cooper, Nancy June Ann, a resident of Chatham. June Cooper died Thursday March 27, 2014 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham Campus at the age of 73. Born in London, Ontario, daughter of the late Arthur & Hannah Blanche (Watkins) Purcell. Beloved wife of the late Virgil Thomas Junior Cooper (2004). Dear mother of Donald (Laurie) Mills, Kanata, ON; Derek (Christine) Bush, Blenheim; Sheila Nethersole, Chatham; Brian (Sharron) Cooper, Chatham; Owen (Mary) Cooper, Chatham and Christopher (Leslieann) Cooper, Chatham. Grandmother of several grandchildren and great grandchildren. Sister of the late Jim Mills and Wilfred Mills. Sister-in-law of Ida Mills, London, and Ida Mae Mills, Belmont. Mrs. Cooper retired from Canada Post after 23 years were she was lead hand in the Blenheim Post Office. Friends will be received at the Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair St., Chatham on Sunday March 30, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will be conducted at the Funeral Home on Monday at 1:30 p.m. with rev. David Tatsu officiating.  Interment to follow in MapleLeafCemetery, Chatham. Donations in memory of June  to the Gideon’s or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Online condolences may be left at

McKinlay Funeral Home 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham  519-351-2040

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