Harry Calvin Cooper

M, b. 18 July 1924, d. 3 December 2008
Harry Calvin Cooper "Cal"
Father*Harry Andrew Cooper b. 8 Apr 1897, d. 31 Dec 1964
Mother*Isabel Haven Brodbeck b. 30 Sep 1899, d. 19 Dec 1977
     Harry Calvin Cooper was born on 18 July 1924 at New Canaan, CT. He was the son of Harry Andrew Cooper and Isabel Haven Brodbeck. Harry Calvin Cooper was also known as Cal. He lived with Harry Andrew Cooper in 1930 at Stamford, Fairfield, CT, USA; Draftsman at Yale and Towne.1 Harry Calvin Cooper began military service in 1942 Served aboard the submarine USS Barracuda during World War II.
The USS Barracuda
He died on 3 December 2008 at At Home, Monroe, CT, USA, at age 84; Obituary from the Conn Post:
COOPER Harry Calvin Cooper, age 84 of Monroe, died Wednesday December 3, 2008 at his home. He is survived by his wife, Eleanor Hendrick Cooper of 64 years. Born in New Canaan, July 18, 1924, he was the son of the late Harry Andrew and Isabel Brodbeck Cooper. He was a parishioner of St. Jude Church, served in the U.S. Navy aboard the submarine USS Barracuda during World War II, and was retired from General Motors. Mr. Cooper was past president of the Stamford PTA, a Cub Scout leader in Stamford, a member of the Exchange Club of Monroe and a member of the Optimist Club of Georgia. Mr. Cooper was the beloved father of Wayne (Dawn) of Annandale, N.J., Barbara (Jon) Girardi of North Haven, Nancy of Midland, Mich., Dennis of Monroe, Bradley of Danbury, Jeffrey (Janet) of Danville, Ky., Kathy (John) Provenzano of Monroe, and Douglas (Tonia) of Huntington; brother of Lois Butler of Grafton, Wisc; 19 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a sister, Olive Dmochowski, and a grandson, Christopher Gir-ardi. Calling hours will be held Sunday, December 7, 2008 from 2 to 6 p.m. in Spadaccino and Leo P. Gallagher & Son Community Funeral Home, 315 Monroe Tpke., Monroe. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, December 9, 2008 at St. Jude Church 707 Monroe Tpke. Monroe. Interment will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) or the Connecticut Hospice.


  1. [S71] 1930 Federal Census Census, .