Marion A Cochrane

April 16, 1924July 7, 2018

Marion Agnes Cochrane, 94, of the Whiting section of Manchester Twp., passed away peacefully on July 7, 2018 at Aristacare Health Care Center, Whiting. Born in East Mauch Chunk, PA, she resided in Forked River for several years coming to Whiting in 1993. Marion was a communicant of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton R.C. Church, Whiting, where she was involved with the Library Club and was active in the Garden Club in Cedar Glen Lakes where she resided for several years. She was a member of the American Legion Post 517 Ladies Auxilliary Forked River, and VFW Post 9503 Bayville Ladies Auxilliary as well.

She was a registered nurse who earned her nursing degree graduating from St. Francis College in 1948. Her most recent work was with Visiting Homemakers in Toms River, for 10 years, retiring in 1999.

Marion is predeceased by her husband, the Late John Cochrane as well as her siblings; Edward Haney, Elizabeth Blatchford, Carolyn Ditmar and Clara Beth Parmigiani. She is survived by her son Frank L. Dringus, Jr. & his wife Beverly, her daughter Kathleen Brown, her 3 grandchildren and 2 great grandsons.

Friends may call on Saturday, July 14th. from 10-11:30am at the Anderson & Campbell Funeral Home, 115 Lacey Road, Whiting, NJ 08759. Services will begin at 11:30am. Committal will be private. To write a tribute, please visit,


  • Visitation Saturday, July 14, 2018
  • Services Saturday, July 14, 2018

Marion A Cochrane

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