Clifford R. Cooper, age 88, of Orwell and formerly of Fair Haven died at his home Jan. 15. He was born Nov. 3, 1921. After working on the family farm, he left to purchase and work his own farm in Brandon. In 1952, he left farming to open Coopers Farm Equipment in Fair Haven and was successfully operated it for 26 years. He joined the Eureka Masonic Lodge No. 75 of Fair Haven in 1959.