January 31, 1950 ~ June 11, 2019
It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of David Wayne Cochran on June 11, 2019 in St. James, MO.
Dave was born January 31, 1950 and lived a fulfilling life. After serving honorably in the United States Air Force, he suffered the long effects of war but did so with the support of his wonderful family. Following his service, Dave owned a computer services company. In his later years, he spent most of his time serving others and enjoying his grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Cpt. Charles L. Cochran and Mary Shafer, and brother Bobby Cochran, and is survived by his wife, Jane Bollin; children, Patricia Sexauer (husband Sam Sexauer), Mia Prier (husband Jon Prier), and Raj Bollin (Wife, Nicole Bollin); grandchildren, Jaclyn, Sadie, Alexis, Robert, Haley, Sophia, Caleb, Lincoln, Amira, and Mason; siblings, Andy Cochran, Dennis Cochran, Jeff Cochran, Meri Lou Christensen, Phillip Cochran.
Please join the family for Dave’s Celebration of Life on June 21 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. (ceremony at 2:30) at Little Blue Barn, 8245 Noland Rd. Kansas City, MO 64138. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Veterans Community Project https://www.veteranscommunityproject.org/,
Heartland Therapeutic Riding https://www.heartlandtherapeuticriding.org/ or pay it forward by taking someone to play a game of golf, or a meal at Neighborhood Cafe (two of Dave’s favorite things).