EAST CARBON - Roma Kay Anderson Cooper, age 69, passed away Oct. 1, 2011 in East Carbon. She was born Aug. 9, 1942 to Alfred M. Anderson and Mable Jacobson in Hiawatha. She married John M. Cooper on June 12, 1971 in Salt Lake City.
Roma was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She loved bowling, fishing, camping, and spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She was self-employed for 14 years owning and running the Tiny Tots Day Care in Evanston, Wyo.
She is survived by her husband, John; children: Sherrie Montoya, St. George, and Janile (Jim) Kennedy, Evanston, Wyo; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; sisters: Rene Cupples, East Carbon, and Oreen Sawyer, Evanston, Wyo.
Preceded in death by her parents; four brothers; two sisters; and one son Mark Alfred Cooper.
Roma's family will receive friends and family on Friday, Oct. 7, 2011 from 6 - 8 p.m. at Crandall Funeral Home (800 Uinta - Evanston, Wyo). A Graveside service will be held Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011 at 1 p.m. at the Randolph Cemetery (305 West Canyon Street - Randolph) Interment will be in the Randolph Cemetery. Friends and family may sign the guest book and share memories of Roma at www.fausettmortuary.com.
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