Dolores M. Cooper

Dolores M. Cooper, 85, formerly of Providence passed away on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at Royal Rehabilitation & Nursing Center.  Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Frederick and Anna (Paquin) Lavery. Dolores worked as a hairdresser for many years and was the owner & operator of the former Beauty Nest Hair Salon on Manton Avenue in Providence. She also was the manager of the gift shop at the Providence Marriott for 13 years. She was an avid bingo player and had a wonderful sense of humor. She leaves one sister, Claire A. Macek, two nephews, Steven F. Macek and his husband Elix Cintron and William J. Macek and his wife Charlotte, one niece, Holly Bonk, one great nephew, Tristan Macek and one great niece, Morgan Bonk-Prusinski. She was the sister of the late Alma O’Reilly and Rita Bonk. Her funeral service will be held on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 5:00 PM in the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Calling hours will be one hour prior from 4-5.