Services are 11 a.m. Tuesday at Schueneman-Tumbleson, Kewanee, with visitation one hour prior. Burial is at Evergreen Memory Gardens, rural Kewanee.
He was born May 7, 1945, to Henry and Vera Coffman Begyn. He married Sandra Clark on May 1, 1978. She died Feb. 13, 2006.
Surviving are brothers, Jerry and Eugene Cooper, sister, JoEllen Cooper, all of Emporia, Kan.; brothers-in-law, Kenneth Clark, Kewanee, Eugene Clark, Melbourne, Fla.