Nora Coop

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May 22, 1938 - January 30, 2011

Nora Berthell Adams-Coop was born in Hot Springs, Arkansas and after 18 years in the aerospace industry and five years as the co-founder of Dallas, TX based Entronics Corp., she enjoyed a long successful life as a dedicated home maker.
Throughout her life, Nora established residency in several states including Arkansas, Oregon, Washington, California, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas, and finally settling in Camas, Washington.
Nora experienced many things during her life such as achieving an FAA multi-engine private pilot license with her husband, Bill. She especially enjoyed traveling and recently enjoyed a cruise to Mexico and a vacation in Hawaii.
Nora loved spending time with her grandchildren and other family members and especially enjoyed preparing and serving large meals while entertaining her family during the holidays and other occasions.
Nora is survived by her husband, William H. Coop; sister, Patsy Nordman; brother, Richard Adams; son Phil Coop and his wife, Priscilla, and their kids Joseph, Jennifer and Emily; daughter Kathy Cruz and her husband, Joe.
As an organ donor, Nora's passing brought life-changing opportunity to others in need.
She was a strong, beautiful woman and will be
dearly missed by all who had the honor to have known her.
A private "celebration of life" ceremony will be held in Nora's honor by her immediate family members.
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Published in The Columbian on Feb. 11, 2011
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