Willis W Bill Cochran  Monday December 26th 2022

Willis W Bill Cochran Monday December 26th 2022

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Monday December 26th 2022
Willis “Bill” W. Cochran, 79, of Erie, passed away on Monday, December 26, 2022 at Corry Manor. He was born in Erie on March 20, 1943, a son of the late Ralph and Mildred Sheneman Cochran. He married Mary “Freddie” Walsh on October, 17, 1992, who survives. He attended Falconer School District. Bill served in the US Army for 20 years retiring in 1982. He worked for the Department of Public Welfare as a caseworker for the Commonwealth of PA for over 19 years before his retirement in 2003. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Patty Trott Cochran; his stepson, Greg Tarbell; his sisters, Connie Wilson and Sandy Christensen; and his brother, Jim Cochran. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his son, Ralph “Bill” (Wendy) Cochran of Erie; his daughter, Becky (Paul) Heise of Erie; his step-children, Malaika (Bob) Jackman of Corry, Thad (Deb) Jackman of West Chester, Pa, Kate (Ed) Jackman of Lake City, Andrew (Tracy) Jackman of Harborcreek, and Kelly (Jesse)Tarbell of Corry; his grandchildren, Amie, David, Ryan, Tony, Aleshia, Michael, Ryann, Brandon, Gavin, Max, Alex, Mackenzie, Chris, Carter, Liam, Ryleigh, Lexy, and Alli; his great grandchildren, Maliah, Cameron, Devin, Hayden, and Leo; and many nieces and nephews. Friends and family may call at the Russell C. Schmidt and Son Funeral Home, Inc., 5000 Wattsburg Rd., Erie, Pa 16504 on Monday, January 2 from 11 AM until the time of services there at 12 PM. Burial will be private in Wintergreen Gorge Cemetery and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to a charity of one’s choice. Skip to main content Enable accessibility for visually impaired Open the accessibility menu

Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Willis W Bill Cochran Monday December 26th 2022.

Russell C. Schmidt & Son Funeral Home

Death notice for the town of: Erie, state: Pennsylvania

death notice Willis W Bill Cochran Monday December 26th 2022

obituary notice Willis W Bill Cochran Monday December 26th 2022

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