HANNIBAL, NY – Steven C. Cooper Sr., 51, of Fair Haven, died Saturday July 21, 2012, at home.
Born in Oswego, he was a life resident of the Fair Haven area.
Steven had been the greens keeper at Springbrook Golf Course in Sterling, which he had helped his family build.
Steven graduated from the National Hardwood Lumber Association Inspection Training School on December 12, 1980, and had worked in the lumber industry before working at the family golf course.
Steven was an Eagle Scout and had been very active with the scouts.
He was predeceased by his father, Clarence Cooper, who died in 1989; and by an uncle and close friend, Manford Lehne, who died in 2009.
Surviving: a son, Steven C. Cooper Jr. of Fair Haven; mother, Patricia Cooper Maxon of Sterling; a brother, Curt (Lisa) Cooper of Sterling; two step-sisters, Alayne (Neil) Howard of Hudson and Joyce (Jurgen) Englehardt of Maine; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Calling hours will be Thursday 4 to 6 p.m. at Foster Funeral Home, 837 Cayuga St., Hannibal.
There will be no services.
Burial will be private at the family’s convenience.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Fair Haven Fire Department, PO Box 334, Fair Haven, NY 13064.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.