Steven Dale Kocher, age 70, of Perkins, departed this life in the early morning hours of Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg, following an extended illness.
He was born June 20, 1949 in LaGrange, IN, son of the late Dale and Darleen Hall Kocher.
Steven is a 1967 graduate of Prairie Heights High School in LaGrange, IN. He worked sawmills in the timber industry and enjoyed ATV riding, NASCAR, and living the quiet life in WV.
On October 13, 1990, Steven married the love of his life Roberta Sue Turner-Kocher, who preceded him in death on October 3, 2014.
Surviving are three daughters, Mandy and Holly Kocher, of LaGrange, IN, Aundrea Krontz, of Angola, IN, one son, Eric Kocher, of LaGrange, IN, one step-son, William “Billy” Turner, of Perkins, four sisters, Marla Miller (Johnnie), of Frametown, Renae Stepp, of Ashley, IN, Linda Halsey and Patti Williams (Harry) both, of Stroh, IN, two brothers, Richard Kocher (Denise) and Gary Kocher both, of Stroh, IN, and a host of grandchildren and many other loving family and friends.
Stevens request for cremation has been honored and the family will privately spread his ashes on the Jenkins home place at a later date.
Ellyson Mortuary, Inc. is honored to assist the family of Steven Dale Kocher with arrangements.