Mrs. Elizabeth B. Cochran, 78, of Ludlow, passed into the next life at 9:40 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010 at Jamison Hospital, New Castle, following a one month illness.
A lifelong area resident, Elizabeth was born Feb. 27, 1932 in Muzett to the late Lloyd and Luella Irwin.
She worked various jobs including the shirt factory in Warren, insurance agent, and helped run the store in Ludlow. Elizabeth was able to travel throughout the world which she loved. A member of Mission Covenant Church, Ludlow, she had recently moved to Pulaski to help raise her grandson.
In addition to her parents, Elizabeth was preceded in death in June of 1981 by her husband, Edwin C. Cochran, whom she married in May of 1952 in Warren; two brothers, Robert and Lloyd; and one sister, Katherine.
She is survived by two sons, Edwin Cochran of Chantilly, Va. and Terry Cochran of Pulaski; three grandchildren, Rachael, James, and Jennifer; four sisters, Pauline Miller of Sheffield, Margaret Fox of Ludlow, Edith Albaugh of Warren, and Esther Jones, also of Warren; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral and committal service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 27, 2010 at the Borden-Lloyd Funeral Home. Rev. Robert Lynch, pastor, Ludlow Mission Covenant Church will officiate and burial will be in Roses Cemetery, Marienville. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday, Dec. 26, 2010 from 6-8 p.m.
Memorial donations may be made to a charity of choice.