David H. Cooper (Coop), 57, Sturgeon Lake, MN died Sunday, May 14, 2017.  He was born in Minneapolis, the son of Charles and Mary Cooper.  He graduated from Mounds View High School and received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.

Dave began his career at Charles Schwab and later started his own online life insurance company.  Compare Life Quote Service has been serving others now for almost 30 years. 

Dave’s passion was always sports and in his youth he played just about every sport available to him.  He started playing hockey when he was five years old and went on to play for both Mounds View High School and Miami University.  He also played soccer and his senior year team won the state high school soccer tournament.  Later in life, he became enamored with the game of golf especially when enjoying a round with his good friends.  He loved watching the majors, in particular The Masters. He was a diehard Vikings fan and never missed watching a game.  PURPLE POWER was one of his favorite expressions.

 Besides his parents, he leaves his only sister and twin, Beth of La Quinta, CA; nephew: Zachary of Scottsdale, AZ; uncle Robert Rauland of Fontana, WI; 10 cousins and their children; and five godchildren.
A Memorial Service will be held at 2 PM Saturday, May 27, 2017 in Christ the King Church, 1660 Birch Lake Ave., White Bear Lake.  A Private Scattering of Ashes Ceremony will be held at 5 PM Sunday, May 28, 2017 at David’s Home in Sturgeon Lake followed by a public Celebration of Life at 6:30 at Doc’s Sports Bar & Grill, 34427 Majestic Pine Drive, Sturgeon Lake.  Memorial gifts in David Cooper’s name can be made to St. Paul Children’s Home Society, the Humane Society, or the charity of your choice.

Arrangements by Hamlin-Hansen-Kosloski Funeral Home, Moose Lake.