Margaret F. Cooper (nee Curtin), 88, of River Forest, died on Jan. 5, 2014. Born in Oak Park on July 18, 1925, Mrs. Cooper is survived by her husband, Stanley H.; her children, Jane (Harry) Centella, Kevin (Cheryl) Cooper, and Sheila Cooper; 10 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and her sister, Claire (Ralph) Weiler. She was preceded in death by her son, John C. Cooper. 

Visitation was held on Jan. 10 at Zimmerman-Harnett Funeral Home in Forest Park. A funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Luke Catholic Church in River Forest on Jan. 11. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Avon Foundation at, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society at, or the Alzheimer’s Association at are appreciated.

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