Stephen Cochrane

Obituary of Stephen Gordon Cochrane

It is with sad hearts we announce  the passing of Stephen Gordon Cochrane at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital on June 19th, 2021; at the age of 71. Beloved husband of 48 cherished years to Anne Cochrane. Proud father of Allison Cochrane and Lindsay (Carl) Linker. Adored grandpa of Anika, Ash, Akira Atkinson; Talia and Lege Pompili; Owen and Olivia Linker. Special brother to Laura Van Zanden, Marian Strom, Michael Cochrane and Maureen (David) Lee. Brother-in-law of Peter Frederick (Kathy) Beaumont. Stephen will be sadly missed by Roger (Linda) Viaene, his extended family and many friends.


Stephen was a dedicated lab technician at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital for over 37 years. He spent his later years in retirement flying model airplanes and vacationing in several countries. Stephen was a devoted Knights of Columbus member. He was a board member at Columbus Estates for several years and eventually became director.


In keeping with Stephen’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial Mass will be held at All Saints Roman Catholic Church on Thursday, June 24th, 2021. Registration is required as we have limited capacity due to the COVID-19 restrictions. For more information on how to register, please follow the link below or call 519-245-1023. The Memorial Mass may be viewed virtually by clicking here. Interment to follow in All Saints Roman Catholic Cemetery.


In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Woman's Rural Resource Centre would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to DENNING’S OF STRATHROY. Share a memory at


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