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Bloomington in McLean County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Helen L. Cooper

12/03/1920 - 07/02/2012

 

— Evergreen Memorial Cemetery —

 
Helen L. Cooper Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, September 28, 2020
1. Helen L. Cooper Marker
Inscription.  Wife, mother, and registered nurse.

A driving force behind the merging of the Bloomington City Cemetery and Bloomington Cemetery.

It was with great dedication that she served Evergreen Memorial Cemetery first as an advocate then as a member of the Board of Trustees from 1962-1971.
 
Erected by Evergreen Memorial Cemetery.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesCharity & Public WorkWomen.
 
Location. 40° 28.044′ N, 88° 59.394′ W. Marker is in Bloomington, Illinois, in McLean County. Marker can be reached from East Miller Street. Marker is located at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 302 E Miller Street, Bloomington IL 61701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Adlai Ewing Stevenson II (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Adlai Ewing Stevenson I (about 500 feet away); Charles "Old Hoss" Radbourne (about 500 feet away); Plane Crash Memorial (about 500 feet away);
Helen L. Cooper Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, September 28, 2020
2. Helen L. Cooper Marker
Her headstone can be seen in the distance, on the right.
McCormick Family Plot (about 600 feet away); Sgt. Joshua P. Rodgers Veterans Field (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gridley Family Plot (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dorothy Louise Gage (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bloomington.
 
Also see . . .  Helen L. Krueger Cooper on Findagrave.com. (Submitted on November 20, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.)
 
Helen L. Cooper grave image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, September 28, 2020
3. Helen L. Cooper grave
Buried next to her husband
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 20, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 42 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 20, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.
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