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David N. "Coolpop" Cooley

July 24, 1956 ~ April 15, 2019 (age 62)


David Nathaniel "Coolpop" Cooley, 62, of Washington formerly of Bellevue, IL passed away Monday, April 15, 2019 at OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria, IL.
He was born on July 24, 1956 in Peoria the son of Harold and Laura Cooley.

Surviving are his wife of 39 years, Jeri Cooley, his mother Laura Cooley of Geneva, FL; daughters Jennifer (Dustin) Stratton, Kelli (Chris) Everett and son Justin (girlfriend-Sarah) Cooley. Three granddaughters Peyton, Reagan, Sydney and four grandsons Alex, Caleb, Walker and Maddon. Also surviving are four Brothers, Howard (Vicki) Cooley, Danny, Brad (Julie) Cooley, James (Chris) Cooley and sister Cathy (Mark) Baker. His father preceded him in death.

Dave worked at Waste Management for 30 years. He had a huge heart and would help out anyone with anything. Dave loved spending time with family and friends, camping, fishing, golf, music, traveling and of course his Bud Light.

Cremation rites have been accorded. A celebration of life party will be held June 23, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. at Timberlake Country Club, 5501 W. Farmington Rd. in Peoria. Memorial contributions can be made to OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home, Peoria, Il. To share a memory or send a condolence for his family, visit


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Celebration of Life Visitation
June 23, 2019

11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Timberlake County Club
5501 W. Farmington Rd
Peoria, IL 61604

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