Anthony John Cooper, II, (27) passed away on August 30,2011 at Sturgis, Ky. He passed away while working in and on a mine in Union County, Kentucky. Services will be held on Saturday, September 10,2011, at 2:00pm in the Bonners Ferry Funeral Home, in Bonners Ferry, Idaho.
Anthony was born September 4, 1983 in Vernal, Utah to Anthony Cooper of Alaska and Missie Cooper of Bonners Ferry. Anthony or Tony as everyone called him started school in Boulder City, Nevada; he also attended school in Talkeetna, Alaska and Bonners Ferry, Idaho.
As a young boy Tony was extremely athletic, he excelled at wrestling, soccer and baseball. He also developed a passion for the Oakland Raiders his very favorite football team. Tony fell in love with and married his first and only true love Cassandra Romine and together they had three beautiful children. Tony loved and cared for his whole family deeply. Family and friends were the very most important things in his life. Tony worked most of his adult life in underground mining.
Tony is survived by his parents Anthony and Missie Copper, his brother Brandon and sister Kristie, his love Cassandra Romine, their three children Anthony John, III, Nicholas James and Mariah Ann, his grandmother Joan Erdman and Grandmother Merna Behrman. He also leaves behind many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Family and friends are invited to sign Tony's book at www.bonnersferryfuneralhome.com Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Bonners Ferry Funeral Home.