March 27, 1942
Veteran Dead At Facility
Roy W. CochranDeath came to Roy W. Cochran, 44, veteran of First World War, at 9:03 p.m. Thursday Mar. 26, 1942, at U. S. Veterans Administration Facility.
Mr. Cochran, who was admitted Apr. 8, 1936 to the local Facility was born May 31, 1897 in Montgomery County, Missouri. Serving as a private in 14th Company, 4th battalion of 162nd Depot Brigade, he enlisted in the World War, Oct. 22, 1918, and was discharged Feb. 5, 1919.
Surviving are his widow, Lorene Cochran, and a daughter, Nellie, both of St. Louis; and a brother George S. Cochran, Wellsville, Mo.
The body was sent Friday afternoon to Wellsville for last rites. Local arrangements were in charge of Johnson Funeral Home.