January 11, 1937 - December 14, 2021
Mary Jane Cochran, 84, of Guthrie, OK, passed away peacefully with her daughter at her side, Tuesday afternoon, December 14, 2021, at Golden Age Nursing Home in Guthrie Born in Shawnee, OK in 1937 Mary Jane lived in Bunkie, LA as a young child then moved to Velma, OK where she graduated V-A high school in 1955. She married Bob H. Cochran in 1955 and they later moved to Oklahoma City, OK where she worked in Procurement as an administrative assistant at Tinker Air Force Base and then retired from C.R. Anthony as an executive administrative assistant. After she retired, she moved to Duncan, OK where she re-connected with many high school friends and then on to Guthrie, OK to be near her daughter. Mary Jane loved her family beyond measure and loved telling the funniest jokes and making people laugh. She was last a member of the United Methodist Church in Duncan, OK and previously United Methodist Church of the Servant in Oklahoma City. Mary Jane leaves behind her daughter, Bobbie J. Cochran and fiancé, Robert Bridenstine, West Fork, AR, nieces Claudia Short and Cynthia Mathis, great nieces and nephews Lexi Mathis, Ryan Short and Sarah Short, great nephew and niece Julian and Isabell Saak and great nephew, Elliott Short all of Okla. City. Plus, many beloved cousins and friends from across the country. Mary Jane's request was to be cremated. There will be a private family burial service on a later date. In lieu of flowers or other memorials, the family requests donations be made, in her honor, to the Sooner Golden Retriever Rescue in Oklahoma City. Information for making a donation may be found below. Sooner Golden Retriever Rescue https://www.soonergoldenrescue.org/ P.O. Box 57139 Oklahoma City, OK 73157-7139 (405)749-5700.
Mary Jane Cochran, 84, of Guthrie, OK, passed away peacefully with her daughter at her side, Tuesday afternoon, December 14, 2021, at Golden Age Nursing Home in Guthrie Born in Shawnee, OK in 1937 Mary Jane lived in Bunkie, LA as a young child... View Obituary & Service Information
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