COOPER Barbara A. (Cochran) of Randolph, formerly of Somerville, was enveloped into the arms of her late husband, Lorance Cooper, following a brief illness on November 9, 2015. Devoted mother of Barbara A. Balkwill and her husband Dave of Randolph, Lorance V. Cooper and his wife Barbara of Marlborough and Douglas J. Cooper of Northborough. Cherished grandmother of Wenona A. Gardner, Jonathan D. Cooper, Christopher M. Cooper and Evan C. Cooper. Great grandmother of Lillyanna Gardner. Dear sister of the late Harry J. Cochran, Jr. She is further survived by her sister-in-law, Ganelda Cooper of Iowa,her niece, Lisa Cochran Dodder, nephews David Cooper and the late James Cooper, several grand nieces and nephews, and her dear friends Frannie McElligott, Rita Levesque and Kathleen Fountain. Funeral Procession from the George L. Doherty Funeral Home, 855 Broadway (Powder House Sq) SOMERVILLE on Monday at 9AM followed by a Funeral Mass celebrated in St. Clement Church, Medford at 10AM. Relatives and friends invited to attend. Calling hours Sunday 3pm-7pm. Interment MA National Cemetery, Bourne. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Animal Protection Center of Southeastern MA, 1300 West Elm St. Ext. Brockton, MA 03202. For obituary or more information: www.dohertyfuneralservice.com
George L Doherty Funeral Service, Inc.
855 Broadway (Powder House Square)
Somerville, MA 02144
Published in Boston Herald on Nov. 13, 2015