Larry E. Cochran

June 8, 1941 - April 24, 2018
Larry E. Cochran

Larry E. Cochran, 76 of East Liverpool, Ohio passed away on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at Blossom Nursing Home in Salem, Ohio following a lengthy illness.
He was born in East Liverpool on June 8, 1941 a son to the late Everett and Irene (Miller) Cochran. Living his life in this area, he worked as a foreman for Penn Power for 20 plus years before retiring. Larry was a veteran of the United States Army serving during the Korean Conflict. He was an avid fisherman, a musician who played lead guitar in Southwind, Reckless and many other bands, and Larry enjoyed riding his motorcycle.
He is survived by his wife Nancy (Buchheit) Cochran whom he married December 7, 1962 a son: Michael Cochran Sr. of Lisbon, OH; a daughter: Melissa Rogers of East Liverpool, OH; a brother: Jack Cochran and his wife Sandy of Lacanto, FL; seven grandchildren: Matthew Cochran, Sean Cochran, Adam Cochran, Michael Cochran Jr. Kathryn “Katie” Matheson, Brandon Shields and Blake “Alex” Shields and seven great grandchildren: Darrin Ward, Holly Ward, Aden Milhoan, Alaina Cochran, Eli Matheson, Liam Matheson and Emma Matheson.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a son: Mark Cochran and four brothers: Harold, Wayne, James “JR” and Melvin Cochran.
Services will be held at the Calcutta Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes on Friday, April 27, 2018 at 1 PM with Evangelist Dick Chambers officiating.
Family will be present to receive friends at the Calcutta funeral home on Friday, April 27, 2018 from 11 AM up until the time of service at 1 PM.
In lieu of Flowers, family and friends may donate in Larry’s name for funeral costs to tmcfunding.com. Donations may also be made at the funeral home. Family and friends may view this obituary, sign the guest book or send condolences online at www.martinmacleanaltmeyer.com or by visiting the funeral homes Facebook page.


Service

Friday, April 27, 2018
1:00 PM

Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes Calcutta Chapel - Directions
15872 St. Clair Avenue
Calcutta, Ohio 43920
330-382-0600

Visitation

Friday, April 27, 2018
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes Calcutta Chapel - Directions
15872 St. Clair Avenue
Calcutta, Ohio 43920
330-382-0600

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  • April 24, 2018
    Cheryl J Skinner, WV Patriot Guard says:
    May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Larry E. Cochran, give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Army Veteran, Larry E. Cochran, is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

  • April 27, 2018
    Janet Cranston says:
    Rest in peace Larry. You were a great father and grandfather. I know you are missed by many.