LINCOLN – Samuel Cooperman, died November 30. He was the husband of the late Gertrude (Krevolin) Cooperman. Born in New York, N.Y., he was a son of the late Benjamin and Fannie (Priluck) Cooperman.
He was an Army Veteran of WW II. 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.
Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, PO Box 417005 Boston, MA 02241-7005.