John Martin Cooper, 69 of Gillespie, died at St. Francis Hospital in Litchfield on Saturday, April 24, 2021, at 10:16 p.m. He was born on July 24, 1951, in Litchfield to Roy Cooper and Lois (Cooper) Floyd.
He married Patricia (Hildebrand) Cooper. He was retired after having been a material handler for Tru Weld Grating in Litchfield.
He is survived by his spouse, Patricia Cooper; sons, Ross (Lilia) Cooper and Graham (Terry) Cooper; daughter, Carrie Ferguson; grandchildren, Aubrey, Gaige, and Mercie; brothers, David Cooper and Glenn (Tina) Floyd; and father in law, Eugene Hildebrand.
John was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Dale Cooper.
No public services are scheduled. Memorials are suggested to Macoupin TAILS or Shriners Hospitals for Children. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie is in charge of the arrangements.