Leona Marie Cochrane, 83, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 6:35 P.M. Friday, February 10, 2017 at Mount Vernon Countryside Manor in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She was born Monday, March 6, 1933 in Jefferson County, Illinois.
A Funeral Service will be held Sunday, February 12, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at the Chapel at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn, Illinois with Reverend Ron Trotter officiating. Interment will follow.
A Visitation will be held Sunday, January 12, 2017 from 12:00 P.M. to 1:00 P.M. at the Chapel at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn, Illinois.
Leona is survived by her husband, Melvin Nelson Cochrane of Mount Vernon, Illinois and several cousins.
Leona was preceded in death by her parents.
Leona was a member of Bakerville Free Will Baptist Church in Bonnie, Illinois and the Jefferson County Historical Society. She was dearly loved and will be missed by all who knew her.
For those who wish, memorials may be given to the Jefferson County Historical Society or the American Cancer Society and will be accepted at the funeral home or mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call
(618) 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfh.com for further information and to send condolences.
Published on February 13, 2017