Earl L. Cohen

Earl L. Cohen of Natick died on Friday, September 6, 2013 at the Kindred Hospital in Natick after a courageous battle with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis. He was 73 years old. Devoted husband of Paula (Carroll) Cohen of Natick, loving father of Shari Rosenman & her husband Shep of Los Angeles, Howard Cohen of Tampa, FL, Jillian Cohen & her wife Judy Halaby of Brooklyn, NY & Ryan Cohen & his wife Kristen of Marlborough. Cherished grandfather of Maya, Eytan, Brandon, Clover, Caleb & Raegan. Caring brother of Philip Cohen & his partner Vivienie Thorpe of Stoughton & Richard Cohen & his wife Rebecca of Del Ray, FL. Brother-in-law of Maura Sawyer & her husband Paul of Framingham, Michael Carroll of Alpine, CA, Martha Jones & her husband Roger of Woodstock Valley, CT, Martha Carroll of Framingham & the late Mark Carroll & the late Robin Carroll. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews & his former wife & friend Roslyn Pelletz. A Memorial Service will be held in the John Everett & Sons Funeral Home, 4 Park St., at Natick Common on Wednesday, Sept. 11 at 10:30AM. The family will receive guests from 9:30-10:30AM. Interment is private. U.S. Air Force Veteran. Contributions in Earl's memory may be made to the IPF Foundation c/o Brigham & Women's Hospital Development Office, Attn: Katie Kilkelly, 116 Huntington Ave., 5th Fl. Boston, MA 02116 or the Framingham Public Library, 49 Lexington St., Framingham, MA 01702. For directions and obituary, please visit www.everettfuneral.com.

Funeral Home

John Everett & Sons Funeral Home
4 Park Street Natick, MA 01760
(508) 653-4342

Published in MetroWest Daily News from Sept. 8 to Sept. 9, 2013