Robert Cooling, 23, of Solon, died Friday, April 25, 2014, in the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics. Services were private. Inurnment was at Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery.
Survivors include his parents, Kenneth Cooling of Solon and Donna Stanford of Cedar Rapids, his siblings; Tiffany Langton of Cedar Rapids, Jeffery (Amanda) Cooling of Cedar Rapids, Rachael Cooling of Solon, twin brothers, Jacob and Riley Cooling of Cedar Rapids, and Samantha Cooling of Solon; his grandmother, Bobbie Huges of Monticello; grandfather, Dale Cooling of Solon, and many cousins, nieces and nephews, and his pet black lab, Barbie, and pet cat, Bandit. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Donald Huges.
Robert was born May 27, 1990, in Cedar Rapids, the son of Kenneth and Donna (Huges) Cooling. In his spare time he enjoyed music and playing videos. Robert loved his friends. He was a friend to all. He faced each day with courage, dignity and brightened the lives of everyone he met. He truly left an eternal impact on earth and will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to the ARC Organization and his friends and care givers; Shawn Arey, Kelsy Bow, Jacky Kurtz, Tressa Clark, Kate McNamer, Camy and Beth.
Memorials may be made to the Make A Wish Iowa, 3024 104th St., Urbandale, Iowa, 50322, www.iowa.wish.org in memory of Robert.