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Edwin Cohagan, 83 - November 09, 2017

Edwin Cohagan, 83, of North Platte, died Nov. 9, 2017, at his home in North Platte.
Services will be held at Blase-Strauser Memorial Chapel, on Wednesday, Nov. 15, at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at Fort McPherson National Cemetery. It was Ed’s wish that those attending the service wear casual wear.
Ed was born Aug. 5, 1934, in Central City, son of Paul and Daisy Cohagan. He served his country in the Navy from 1952-1955. Ed married Darla Stark on Aug. 18, 1979, at Loomis United Methodist Church. To this union one son, Ryan was born.
He was a member of the American Legion, and the Eagles Club.
Ed enjoyed spending time with family, knitting, embroidering, and always enjoyed getting outside and doing yard work.
Surviving are his wife, Darla Cohagan of North Platte; son, Ryan (Mary) Cohagan of Omaha; granddaughter, Tegan Cohagan; grandson, Keiran Cohagan; along with many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Ed was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Daisy Cohagan; brothers—Chester DeVon Cohagan and Francis “Copey” Cohagan; brother-in-law, Robert Glinsmann; and nephew, Tyler Ehlers.
Memorials may be directed to St.Judes Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148.
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