Per her request, there will be no calling hours and services are private.
On Friday, December 17th, 2021, Karen went to join her husband John in the late hours of the night, the day before what would have been their 57th wedding anniversary. Karen was born on September 24th, 1946, was a longtime Townsend resident, and co-owner of her and her husband’s business, Cochran’s Landscaping. Karen was one of 9 children, and leaves behind 4 children: Laurie Cochran, Heidi Cochran, John Cochran Jr. and his wife Debbie, and Colleen Doucette (Cochran) and her husband Michael; 10 grandchildren: Justin Gravelle, Lindsey Fitzgerald (Knox) and her husband Bill, Molly Cochran (predeceased), Sarah Rahaim, Lucas Doucette, Hannah Cochran, Chloe Cochran, Drew Cochran, John Cochran, and Jake Cochran; and 4 great grandchildren: Jameson Amico, Abigail McGown, Teagan Fitzgerald and Finn Fitzgerald. Her grandchildren and great grandchildren were the light of her life. She loved to cook, and was an amazing mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She is predeceased by her husband John E Cochran in 2019.