Private family service for Sandra "Sandy" Kay (Hyser) Cooper will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Wilson Mortuary, Salem.
Mrs. Cooper was born August 30, 1958 in Belvidere, Illinois, to Wilbur and Lois (Carlson) Hyser. She married Bill Cooper May 6, 1978. They were the parents of two children. Mrs. Cooper died August 26, 2019 in Salem at the age of 60 years.
Survivors include her husband, Bill Cooper, Salem; children, Shawna Cooper and husband, Kirk, Rochester, Minnesota; and Edward Cooper and wife, Susan, Poplar Bluff; grandchildren, Nora Grace Severson, Collin Cooper and Carson Cooper; mother, Lois Hyser, Garden Prairie, Illinois; siblings, Victor Hyser and wife, Denise, Stillman Valley, Illinois; Michael Hyser, Garden Prairie; Barbara Raczkowski and husband, Richard, Garden Prairie; Donna Howland and husband, Jim, Garden Prairie; Nancy Hyser and Dave McCurdy, Rockton, Illinois; and Elizabeth Nelson and husband, Elmer, Belvidere; and a host of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Preceding her in death were her father, Wilbur Hyser; father-in-law, Willard Cooper; and mother-in-law, Dorothy Cooper.