Debbie (nee Dunham) and John Michael Cooper were married on August 25, 1973 in the First United Methodist Church of Lodi with Rev. Eugene Priest officiating. Debbie recently retired from Black River Schools as a Reading Specialist. Mike is the Manager of Brookdale Mobile Home Park and Stor-It in Medina. They both enjoy outdoor activities including raising English Setters and spending time with their daughters and sons-in-law, Brindel and Eric Carlson of Sunbury, Ohio and Keara and Ron Copenhaver of Ashland, Ohio. They plan to celebrate their 40th Anniversary at Hilton Head with their family.