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Charles H. Kocher

March 16, 2021

Charles H Kocher, age 92, of Milan, passed away Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at his residence.

He was born September 7, 1928 in Norwalk to the late Albert and Antoinette Kocher. He was a graduate of St. Paul High School and a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church, Norwalk VFW and Sandusky Am Vets. He served in the US Army as a Tank Commander in Germany for two years during the Korean Conflict and worked at New Departure Hyatt in Sandusky for 41 years, retiring in 1988. He was a lifetime farmer and enjoyed working with his brother Roy.

He is survived by his son, Mark (Tonya Lewis) Kocher of Milan; grandchildren, Heather, Gabe and Noah; sister, Theresa (John) Hofacker of Norwalk; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, beloved wife, Patricia (Adelman) Kocher; son, David Kocher; his siblings, Rita Fulton, Mary Kocher, Virginia Missler, Roy Kocher, Robert “Sarge” Kocher Sr. and Howard Kocher in infancy.

Friends may call on Thursday, March 18, 2021 from 5:00 – 7:00 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk. A funeral Mass will be held Friday, March 19, 2021 at 1:30 P.M. at St. Anthony Catholic Church, 130 S. Main Street, Milan. Burial will follow at St. Anthony’s Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be sent to St. Anthony Catholic Church, 130 S. Main Street, Milan, OH 44846.

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Charles H Kocher, age 92, of Milan, passed away Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at his residence.

He was born September 7, 1928 in Norwalk to the late Albert and Antoinette Kocher. He was a graduate of St. Paul High School and a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church, Norwalk VFW and Sandusky Am Vets. He served in the US Army as a Tank Commander in Germany for two years during the Korean Conflict and worked at New Departure Hyatt in Sandusky for 41 years, retiring in 1988. He was a lifetime farmer and enjoyed working with his brother Roy.

He is survived by his son, Mark (Tonya Lewis) Kocher of Milan; grandchildren, Heather, Gabe and Noah; sister, Theresa (John) Hofacker of Norwalk; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, beloved wife, Patricia (Adelman) Kocher; son, David Kocher; his siblings, Rita Fulton, Mary Kocher, Virginia Missler, Roy Kocher, Robert “Sarge” Kocher Sr. and Howard Kocher in infancy.

Friends may call on Thursday, March 18, 2021 from 5:00 – 7:00 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk. A funeral Mass will be held Friday, March 19, 2021 at 1:30 P.M. at St. Anthony Catholic Church, 130 S. Main Street, Milan. Burial will follow at St. Anthony’s Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be sent to St. Anthony Catholic Church, 130 S. Main Street, Milan, OH 44846.

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Linda Salmons

Milan, OH, United States
March 19, 2021

I am so sorry for your loss Mark. Your father will be fondly remembered by so many. Prayers are being sent for you and your family