Smith & Williams Funeral Home/Kempsville

4889 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach, VA


Anna Josephine Cochenour

January 18, 1934May 20, 2019

Anna Josephine Cochenour, 85, passed away May 20, 2019. She was born the youngest of eight on Jan. 18, 1934 in West Warwick, Rhode Island. Anna was a loving and dedicated wife, mother, and grandmother and she treasured time with her family. She was a parishioner of St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church.

Left to cherish her memory are her husband of nearly 65 years, Earl Cochenour; children, David Cochenour (Kathleen Guzman), Donna Roenker (Tim), Darlene Daniels (John), and Dwane Cochenour; grandchildren, Angelo, Caitlin, Timothy, Ashleigh, Matthew, Nicholas, Matthew, Lisa, and Michael; and two great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m., Thurs. May 23, 2019 at Smith & Williams Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Fri. May 24, 2019 at Princess Anne Memorial Park. You may offer condolences to the family at www.smithandwilliamskempsville.com.


  • Earl Cochenour, Husband of nearly 65 years
  • David Cochenour and Kathleen Guzman, Son
  • Donna Roenker and husband, Tim, Daughter
  • Darlene Daniels and husband, John, Daughter
  • Dwane Cochenour, Son
  • Angelo, Caitlin, Timothy, Ashleigh, Matthew, Nicholas, Matthew, Lisa, and Michael, Grandchildren
  • Mrs. Cochenour is also survived by two great-grandchildren.


  • Visitation Thursday, May 23, 2019
  • Graveside Service Friday, May 24, 2019


Anna Josephine Cochenour

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Wil and Liliana Guzmán

May 22, 2019

Our deepest condolences on your loss of Anna. May you be comforted knowing that she is now at peace.

Wil, Liliana, Caitlin and Francisco

Leo&Peggy Strong

May 22, 2019

We offer our deepest condolences to Tim & Donna Roenker and pray that Family and Friends will help them through this most difficult time.

Rosann Hillier. Jandron

May 21, 2019

Sorry for your loss. Celebrate her life. Love to all of you. Neice. And cousin,Rosann