COOPER: Mervyn of Santa Monica, CA, a native of Leechburg, and formerly of New Kensington, PA on Thursday, January 10, 2019. Beloved husband of Natalie; loving father of Melanie (Kelvin) Yevilov and Heather (Rick) Grandy; brother of Ruth Cooper Reidbord and grandfather of Evan and Ayden Yevilov and Juliet and Rhys Grandy. Also survived by loving nieces and nephews. Merv was a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh with a BA and MSW. Before moving to California in 1966, he was a community organizer in Homewood. A Memorial Service will be held in Los Angeles California on January 20, 2019.