Mr. Dick Vandermark, longtime organizer, founder and resident of Cooper-Young community, passed away on Oct. 21st.

Mrs. Barbara Vandermark wishes to express her gratitude to the Cooper-Young Community Association in acknowledgement of Mr. Dick Vandermark’s passing.

Mr. Vandermark was responsible for securing the street lights Cooper-Young currently enjoys after traveling out of town to secure the lights. — Beola Hicks