In Memory of David G. Cochrane ’54
DAVID G. COCHRANE ’54 of Wild Rose, Wisconsin, died Aug. 25, 2022. At Ripon, he majored in economics, participated in Ver Adest and Sigma Nu/Theta Sigma Tau, and was commissioned through ROTC. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Marquette Dental School. He served as a 1st lieutenant in the 4th Infantry Division in Germany, then practiced dentistry in Sun Prairie for 27 years, in Wild Rose and for 19 years at Dental Associates in Appleton. He helped initiate a program to establish dental care for migrant children in the Wild Rose area, the impetus for La Clinica Dental Clinic in Wautoma, and did volunteer dentistry in Native American reservations. He enjoyed music, hunting, fishing, traveling, hiking, biking, downhill skiing and sports. Survivors include his wife, Carole; and six children.
Full obituary: waupacanow.com/2022/08/29/cochrane-david/