Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Obituaries

September 15, 2013

Larry J. Kocher

Sept. 12, 1949-Sept. 14, 2013

GOSHEN — Larry J. Kocher, 64, died Saturday afternoon at Memorial Hospital, South Bend.

He was born Sept. 12, 1949 in Batesville, to Bernard Kocher and Mary (Gabbard) Edmondson.

He married Sandra Kay Corvin May 9, 1987 in Goshen. She died Aug. 21, 2010.

He is survived by a son, Larry A. Kocher, Goshen; two grandchildren, Clayton Michael and Katlynn Marie Corvin; a sister, Vickie Newcomer, Connersville; a brother, Michael Guthrie, Elkhart; and stepfather, Troy Edmondson, Connersville.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; and a son, Michael Corvin.

Mr. Kocher attended Connersville High School and worked in the RV industry.

Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen.

There will be no funeral service and burial of his cremated remains will be at Elkhart Prairie Cemetery.

Online condolences may be shared at www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.

 

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