COOPER – Laurie Stanley

Born on July 12, 1951. Passed away September 30, 2023.

Laurie passed away peacefully on September 30, 2023, at Leongatha.
Loving husband of Melva for 50 years.
Loved father and father-in-law of Paul, Kelle, Troy and Caitlin.
Adored Pop of Maddi, Hudson, Ashleigh and Thomas.
We have watched you suffer terribly over the years
but you have always hung in there,
now the pain is gone and you can
Rest In Peace.

Funeral Notice

A Funeral Service to Celebrate the Life of Mr Laurence Stanley (Laurie) Cooper will be held at the Leongatha Car Club, Roughead Street, Leongatha, on Friday October 6th, 2023, commencing  10:30am

This service will be Live Streamed, to view please CLICK HERE

Private Cremation

  1. We will miss talking to you at our car club meeting s and car events
    Thinking of your family in these sad times

    Barry and Rhonda ferguson

    barry ferguson October 2, 2023
  2. Condolences to Melva & Family at this sad time. One of the great Mechanics gone to soon.

    Mick, Denise & Glenn Samson October 2, 2023
  3. So very sad to hear this news, sending our sincere condolences to Melva and the Family
    Naomi and Charlie

    Naomi Holton October 2, 2023
  4. So sorry to hear of Laurie’s passing, condolences to the family, I hope he’s up there with dad having a beer & talking about old cars,
    Wendy Byrnes (Parrish)

    Wendy Byrnes October 2, 2023
  5. Such good memories of Laurie, go back a long time, he helped when I was pumping petrol at bottom shop Edneys it was 1975 and I was 19 yrs old, lol . My condolences to you Melva and family 😌💐Carol Boag

    Carol Boag October 3, 2023
  6. Sincere condolences to Melva his family and his many friends.🌷
    Laurie’s friendship, his mischievous sense of fun, his conversations and stories of all things motorcycle shall be greatly missed. A genuine, really good bloke. A true Clubman. We shall miss him. RIP Laurie. 🏍️Jerri Lee & Rob Miller

    Jerri Lee October 3, 2023
  7. More correctly…
    We shall miss him greatly!
    😔Jerri-Lee & Rob Miller

    Jerri Lee October 3, 2023
  8. Melva Paul Troy and family sad to hear of a great clubman like your Laurie having passed but I know he will give his Suzuki one last squirt as he travels into the sunset rest in peace my friend I’m going to miss our chats mate.

    Mari slee October 4, 2023
  9. A great friend and fellow motorcyclist who will be very sadly missed. Resting peacefully now after a tough last lap. Our condolences to Melva and all his family at this sad time. Jeff and Lyn

    Jeff jennison October 4, 2023
  10. To Melva,Paul,Troy&Families
    So sorry to hear the passing of Laurie,we go back many years in the car club helping out with my restorations and mechanical advice will be sadly missed.Our thoughts are with you all. Stephen and Judy Wilson & family.

    Stephen and Judy Wilson October 4, 2023
  11. Melva, Paul, Troy and all the family.
    So sorry for your sad loss.
    We remember Laurie with fond memories of all those years ago in Leongatha.
    Joy, Arthur, Ashley & Sam.

    Joy Barrett October 5, 2023
  12. Sending our Condolences to Melva & family and we are thinking of you all. Laurie was a wonderful caring neighbour to Dawn and Bill for many years. Always there to check in and chat with dad in the last few years he was at home on his own. RIP Laurie.

    The Brocklebank Family .

    Shona Anderson October 5, 2023
  13. Our condolences on the passing of Laurie..he was a valued member of the Car Club..always willing to “get in and do”..I will miss your company..RIP Laurie

    Ray Poletti October 5, 2023
  14. Sadly Laurie will not share jokes and Bulls… with us any more. but they will certainly make sure he is never forgotten. Our thoughts are with you today as you say farewell.

    Heather and Brian Densley October 6, 2023
  15. Our sincere and heartfelt condolences to Melva and all the family on the passing of Laurie. He was a good friend and a willing mentor on all things mechanical over many years. We will miss his great sense of humour, his kind words and wealth of knowledge and wisdom generously shared. A good bloke and a great clubman who will be missed by all who knew him. Rest in peace Laurie.
    Ken and Dawn Green (In Scotland)

    Ken & Dawn Green October 7, 2023
  16. To Melva, Paul, Troy and families.
    Heartfelt condolences to you all at this difficult time.
    Our thoughts are with you.

    Corrie, Brett & Naomi, Shane & Casey Hemming.

    Corrie Hemming October 9, 2023