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Donald J. Cochrane

October 7, 1934 November 25, 2018
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Obituary for Donald J. Cochrane

Donald J Cochrane of Rochester died November 25, 2018. He was 84 years old. Donald was born October 7, 1934 in Sioux City, Iowa to Violet (nee Halverson) and Robert Cochrane. He was the founder of Cochrane Supply and Engineering in Madison Heights.

Donald enjoyed golf, gambling, and watching the stock market. He also enjoyed music, dancing, playing the banjo, and sports, especially football.

Donald is survived by his wife, Suzanne Elder and children, Donald (Stephanie) Cochrane, Jr., Scott (Allison) Cochrane, and Kristin (David) Born. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Amanda, Charlie, Carol, Abbey, Lily, Ashley, Katie, Chloe, and Maggie. Donald is preceded in death by his first wife, Carol J. Cochrane.

A Funeral Service will be held at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 1368 N. Crooks Road (between 14-15 Mile Rds.) Wednesday, November 28th at 10am. Friends may visit Tuesday, November 27th, 3-8pm.

A Celebration of Life will be held at Oak Arbor Church, 495 Oak Arbor Circle West, Rochester, Wednesday, November 28th at 12:30pm, following a committal service at White Chapel Cemetery in Troy.

Memorials may be made to Oak Arbor Church, 495 Oak Arbor Circle West, Rochester, Michigan 48306.


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