As previously reported, Richard Cochran of Clark Lake passed away on September 30th. A memorial service will be held at Watson Funeral Chapel, 2590 Spring Arbor Road on Saturday, October 16th at 11 am. Following the service, the family will hold a reception at the Beach Bar at 12:30 pm.
Dick, and his wife, Ruth Ann, were heavily involved in all things Clark Lake. As explained in an earlier article, Dick took a leadership role in the founding of the Clark Lake Spirit Trail and was highly supportive of the Clark Lake Community Center. Ruth Ann died in December. In February, this website interviewed Dick. Out of it came a fascinating story, not only about the lives of Dick and Ruth Ann, but events of historical significance to Clark Lake. Click here to read it. For his obituary on the Watson website, please click here.