COOPERMAN, SAMUEL, 95, died on Saturday, November 30, 2013. He was the husband of the late Gertrude (Krevolin) Cooperman. Born in New York, NY, he was a son of the late Benjamin and Fannie (Priluck) Cooperman.
Mr. Cooperman was an Army Veteran of WWII. He graduated from Bryant College and then worked as a Supervisor Supply Clerk at Quonset Point for over 30 years before retiring. After retirement he worked at the DMV for 5 years and for Araserv at The Providence Civic Center for 20 years. He was a member of Temple Beth-El, Palestine Shrine Temple, Mason Overseas Lodge #40 and Touro Fraternal Association.
He is survived by his daughter, Jane Beth Petrarca and her husband Robert and granddaughter, Marisa Kara Petrarca. He was the brother of Jean Plushner and the late Betty Fischer, Rose Brown, Mary Schiffman and Gussie Shefkowitz.
His funeral services will be held on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 10 AM at the Samuel Priest Chapel in Lincoln Park Cemetery, 1469 Post Rd., Warwick. Burial to follow. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to the
, PO Box 417005 Boston, MA 02241-7005. Shiva will be private.