Memorial services for Dennis R. Cochlin, age 61, of Albert Lea, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at St. Theodore Catholic Church. Father Kurt Farrell will officiate. Military Honors will be accorded by local servicemen’s organizations. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday. Online condolences are welcome at www.bayviewfuneral.com.
Dennis died Sunday, July 23, 2017 at his home.
Dennis Raymond Cochlin was born June 4, 1956 in Albert Lea, the son of Raymond Joseph and Rosalie Teresa (Caron) Cochlin. He grew up in Albert Lea, graduating from Albert Lea High School. Dennis served in the U.S. Navy. After his service, Dennis worked for many years at Hormel Foods in Austin. He was a member of St. Theodore Catholic Church. Dennis was an avid Minnesota Twins fan and enjoyed watching wrestling of any kind.
Dennis is survived by his father, Raymond Cochlin; siblings, Bill Cochlin of Woodbury, MN, Kathy (Steve) Jensen of West Des Moines, IA, and Rich (Diana) Cochlin of Shakopee, MN; 7 nieces and nephews; and 3 great nieces and nephews.
Dennis was preceded in death by his mother, Rosalie Cochlin and brother in infancy, Robert Joseph Cochlin.