Brendan Alfred Cooper (M. 61 - 66)
Brendan Alfred Cooper was born in Santiago, Chile on 20th December 1947. He was the 4th and youngest child being succeeded by 2 x elder sisters and an elder brother. He attended Allhallows from September 1961 to July 1966 (Middlemist) and was known to his friends as 'Chile Cooper'.
After leaving Allhallows, he trained with the Bank of London and South America before being posted in a Commercial Banking position for the bank in most South and Central American countries. He took early retirement from the bank in 1990 as he wanted to give his son and daughter more stability in their lives in Santiago. During the latter part of his life he worked as a technical translator for many local banks as well as the Chilean Government.
He died in March 2020 after an illness which led to rapid deterioration. He is succeeded by his son Brian, daughter Lynn and grandchildren.