Graveside services: Saturday, June
18, 2016, at 10 a.m. at Zion Cemetery, Lincoln
Funeral home: Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral
David Sherman Cochran, 95, of Wisconsin, formerly
of Lincoln, passed away April 14, 2016, at Marquardt
Hospice in Watertown, WI.
Cremation rites were accorded. Graveside services
will be held Saturday, June 18, 2016, at 10 a.m. at
Zion Cemetery, Lincoln with full military honors
provided by the Lincoln American Legion Post 263.
Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home in Lincoln has
been entrusted with his care.
David was born March 3, 1921, in Gilfoyl, PA., the
son of Nelson Clark Cochran and Cordelia May (Louks).
He married Kittie May Austin on February 2, 1946, in
Austin, PA She preceded him in death on August 26,
Mr. Cochran proudly served his country in the
United States Navy during WW II. He earned the
Purple Heart for his bravery in service. He was
formerly employed by the Lincoln Rural Fire
Department, Lincoln College Maintenance Department,
and was employed or 25 years at the Bottle Factory
in Lincoln. He was a member of the Disabled American
Veteran's Association and the American Legion.
Surviving are his daughters Paula Kay Schoenike of Watertown, WI and Judy Kay
Gosda of Chimney Rock, NC; 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren and his sister
Ruby May Johnson.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Kittie, and brothers: Leonard,
Clayton, Wade, Clark, Harold, Paul, Joe, Russell, Carl, Bernard, and Delmar.
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