Jeffrey Lee Cooper, 60, Connersville

Jeffrey Lee Cooper, age 60, of Connersville, Indiana died Monday November 27, 2023 at his residence in Connersville, Indiana, following a lengthy illness.

Born January 22, 1963 in Louisville, Kentucky, he was the son of the late Howard & Donna (Leithe) Wright. He was united in marriage to the former Vickie L. Schmid, and she survives.

Jeff had worked as a diesel mechanic, in his leisure time he enjoyed tinkering on cars, as well as taking care of his pets.

Besides Vickie, survivors include two children, Carl Cooper and Claudia Cooper; a step-daughter, Wendy Noble; 4 grandchildren; three brothers, John Niess, Wesley Wright, Mike Kegg.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Dylan Cooper.

Graveside Services will be conducted on Monday, December 4, 2023, 1:00 P.M. at Maple Grove Cemetery in Brookville.

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