Our condolences to actor Bradley Cooper whose father Charles Cooper died Saturday after a long illness. Cooper, known to most as Charlie, was a longtime Merrill Lynch stock broker. He was 71 and lived in Rydal. In addition to Bradley, star of “The Hangover,” and “Limitless,” Charlie Cooper is survived by his wife Gloria, daughter Holly and sister Nancy Peacock. An Inquirer death notice the family asked that memorial gifts be send to Holy Redeemer Hospice 12265 Townsend Rd. #400 Philadelphia, PA 19154.