Joshua Cooper

Obituary of Joshua David Cooper

It is with much sadness that our family shares the news of the passing of Josh Cooper on May 12, 2021. He will be greatly missed by the Love of his Life & mother of his children; Megan Trainor Gensman and children Gracie & Jack Cooper & their big sister Samantha Gensman. His parents; Bert & Linda Cooper, Sister; Janine Riggs (Bill), Brother; Billy Cooper (Lindsay). And Nephews & Nieces; Justin, Brandon, Kaitlyn Riggs, Ryan & Sydney Cooper. ‘Memom’; Edith Medes. 'Aunt Jan' Janet Schilling. His cousins; Melanie Schilling, Kimberly McCormick and Steven Tyler Chamberlain. Many Aunts, Uncles, Cousins (Coopers & Taylors). Dear Friend to Josh & Our Family; Dave Gensman & Melissa Trainor (Aunt Missy). And So Many Friends (You Know Who You Are). Josh was born on December 17, 1978. He grew up and attended elementary & middle school in Barrington, NJ. He loved that little town and the Many 'bad news bears' (Both little & big) in it. He graduated from Haddon Heights high school in June 1997. He loved playing Little League, Soccer, Youth Football & Wrestling. He was a 3 Time Gator Tournament Champion & a 3 Time District Place Winner as well as a 1 Time State Qualifier in HS Wrestling. He attended West Virginia University. He enjoyed Surfing and Golfing as well as a Good Debate. Josh loved to paint 'Precisely'. He worked for a few good men who he learned from, looked up to and loved. Josh ultimately pursued a career in Sales. He Would & Could sell just about Anything to Anyone! Knowledgeable, Passionate & Oh So Charming. He relocated to Florida at the age of 26. He was surrounded & loved by his Florida Family & Friends. He was at his True Best around his family & friends (NJ & Florida). Josh was an excellent cook, seeing others enjoy the Many meals he prepared as well as hosting a Great barbecue made him happy. His children were his world! 'Princess Gracie', little brother Jack & big sister Sam (Mammy). He experienced many happy & joyous times and those are the times we cherish and choose to remember. A Celebration of Life Service is being held on July 12, 2021, at 5:00pm at The Godfrey Funeral Home, 4008 English Creek Avenue, Egg Harbor Twp. NJ 08234. With a Visitation prior from 4:00pm – 5:00pm. In Lieu of flowers, kindly consider a Donation in Memory of Josh Cooper to: City of Angels: cityofangelsnj.org. Mail checks to: City of Angels NJ, Inc. PO Box 10237, Trenton, NJ 08650. And or to: Hope All Day Foundation, 536 S Egg Harbor Rd, Hammonton NJ 08037. His Battle Was Real. His Struggle is Over.
Monday
12
July

Visitation

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday, July 12, 2021
The Godfrey Funeral Home
4008 English Creek Avenue
Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, United States
6092416460
Monday
12
July

Celebration of Life Service

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Monday, July 12, 2021
The Godfrey Funeral Home
4008 English Creek Avenue
Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, United States
6092416460