Deaths Death Notices
Cooper - Norma Age 89, former resident of Amherst, New York died Saturday, June 16, 2018 at home in Sterling, Alaska after a valiant battle with cancer. Born Norma Lantzy June 24, 1928 in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, she was preceded in death by her parents, C. Norman Lantzy and Hilda (Everly) Lantzy, her husbands, Milton Cooper and Samuel Rizzo and brothers, Gerald and Robert Lantzy. She is survived by her children and their spouses: Iona and Gene Baldock, of Boulder, Colorado, Tom and Donna Cooper, of Sterling, Alaska, Joan Ratzel, of Williamsville, New York, Barbara Fanara, of Independence, Missouri, Dorothy Perrett, of Independence, Missouri, Joe and Paulene Rizzo of Nikiski, Alaska and Yvonne Rizzo, of Orlando, Florida; brothers, Jim Lantzy of Coropolis, Pennsylvania, and Craig Lantzy of Deltona, Florida; 25 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Funeral Services were held, Friday, June 22, 2018, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Soldotna, Alaska.