Richard Bland Coogan, 81 years young, Born 5/29/1926 passed on to life after life on
His favorite words of wisdom he lived by: There are things you can change.
There are things you cannot change. Change the things you can, accept the things you
cannot change and really LIVE until you LEAVE.
Preceeded in death by brother, identical twin Malcom Britt Coogan (Elaine) of Cols. OH;
Sisters Beverly Thomas (Calvin) of Temecula, CA; Jackie McCabe (Tom) of Desert Hot
Springs, CA; and very special nephews James A. Coogan, Cols. OH; Ronnie McCabe,
Desert Hot Springs; Special niece Little Bev; Very special step daughter Bunnie.
Survived by nephews, Donald B. Coogan (Lisa) Wilmington, NC; Richard M. Coogan
(Linda) Lancaster, OH; nieces, Barbara A. Fisher, Lewis Center, OH; Rosalee Coogan,
Cols. OH; and Elaine M. Stewart (Ronnie) Carolina Beach, NC.
Very special great nieces and nephews, Malcolm, Josh, Tanner, Jeff, Jennifer, Jodelle,
Chad, Jamey, Rodney, Paige, Matt, Jennifer, Candy, Brian, Amanda, Julie, Jimmy, Joey, Larry, Garry (Sandy), Angie (Jerry), and Rocky (Cindy).
Very special step-grand daughter Heather.
What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments but what is
woven into the lives of others, Pericles.
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