Kathryn Janette (Cochran) Brown

January 20, 1934 - October 4, 2020

Kathryn Janette (Cochran) Brown, age 86, of Landenberg, PA, passed away on Sunday, October 4, 2020.

Born in Peach Bottom, PA on January 20, 1934, she was a daughter of the late Robert C. and Ella M. (Kauffman) Cochran. Kathryn worked as the Secretary to the Principal of Kemblesvillle Elementary School until her retirement. Kathryn enjoyed square dancing with her husband, bird watching, listening to country music, reading, and doing word find puzzles.

In addition to her parents, Kathryn was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel S. Brown; and brother, Robert S. Cochran. She is survived by her children, Russell Brown (Linda) of Colorado Springs, CO, Diana Best (Robert) of Avondale, PA, Douglas Brown of Landenberg, PA and Jeffrey Brown (Heather) of Newark; grandchildren, Aaron Brown (Kayla), Tyler Brown (Dana), Jeremy Best, Samantha Telthoester (Steven), Dustin Brown, Dillian Brown and Pati Jean Welch; 8 great grandchildren; and four siblings, Thomas, David, Dale, and Linda.

All services will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Kathryn’s memory to Tri-State Bird Rescue, 110 Old Possum Hollow Road, Newark, DE 19711.


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  • To Family and Friends;
    Sorry to hear of Kathryn’s passing. You have our sympathy and condolences. You will be in our thoughts and prayers. I think we had the privilege of meeting Kathryn when we visited all the Family when we were in Lancaster.
    B.G. Charles and Mary Jo Cochran

  • So sorry for the loss of your mother. She was my first cousin. So sorry I didn,t know her children.

  • This message is from a cousin( Dorothy.s son)

    To the family….our prayers are with you
    May the Lord comfort you in your loss

    Love – Don and Joanie Adams(Erie,Pa)