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Michelle (Bratta) Cooper

October 13, 1960 — March 30, 2020

Grand Rivers

Michelle A. Bratta-Cooper, 59, of Grand Rivers passed away at 8:23am on Monday, March 30, 2020 at her home.

She had battled lung cancer since 2015 with it recurring four times until she lost her battle. She was a loving housewife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Surviving is her husband of 29 years, Gary Cooper of Grand Rivers; two daughters, Ashley Bratta and Tammy Bratta both of Grand Rivers; her extended family, Nikki Stone of Gilbertsville; two granddaughters, Alley “Trixie” Toney of Calvert City and Maisie Toney of Redland; one great-grandson, Lykai of Reidland; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Dom and Jane; and one sister, Debbie Hall.

Private family graveside services will be held at Paradise Cemetery.

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Smith Funeral Chapel of Smithland is in charge of arrangements.

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