Barbara T. (White) Cogan

September 23, 2020

Barbara T. (White) Cogan

Barbara T. (White) Cogan- of Winchester, September 23rd at the age of eighty-five. Beloved wife of the late Thomas W. Cogan. Devoted mother of Stephen T. Cogan, his wife Jane of Virginia Beach, VA, Kerry J. Holloran, her husband Thomas, and Kathleen M. Marx, her husband James, all of Woburn and the late Kevin J. Cogan. Dear sister of the late Richard White. Loving grandmother of Stephen T. Cogan, Jr. and Aubrey Martin, her husband Timothy, Thomas III, Meaghan and John Holloran, and Philip and Erin Marx, as well as two step-grandchildren, Ryan and Alex David, and cherished great-grandmother of Caleb, Dylan and Taylor. Relatives and friends are invited to Barbara’s Funeral Mass, Tuesday, September 29th at 10 a.m., in St. Charles Church, 280 Main Street, Woburn. Interment to follow in Wildwood Cemetery, Winchester. Those who feel comfortable are invited to briefly pay their respects on Monday, September 28th at the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main St., Woburn. Anyone 65 and older or experiencing any health problems are invited to come between 3-4 p.m., with the general public invited between 4-6 p.m. All attending are asked to enter through the front door of the funeral home and exit through the back door. Masks MUST be worn at all times, along with strict adherence to social distancing. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Barbara’s memory to a Veterans Charity of one’s choice.

Barbara T. (White) Cogan- of Winchester, September 23rd at the age of eighty-five. Beloved wife of fifty-four years to the late Thomas W. Cogan.

Born in Somerville, Barbara was a daughter of the late John and Julia (McGrath) White. She was a graduate of Medford High School and after graduation, she attended finishing school.

Barbara’s life was dedicated to caring for her family whom she loved so much. She was their constant support and enjoyed watching them participate in school activities, sports, and concerts.

For many years, she worked at Winchester Hospital in the patient service office.

Barbara and her husband loved to travel and were very fortunate to be able to take 30 plus cruises over the years. She also enjoyed playing Bingo and taking trips to Foxwoods. Spending time at their Lake House in Maine was also a special time for Barbara.

She was also a devout and faith filled Catholic who gave herself to her church, the former, Immaculate Conception. It was there where she met and made countless friends and was also a member of their lady’s sodality.

Barbara is survived and will be deeply missed by her children, Stephen T. Cogan, his wife Jane of Virginia Beach, VA, Kerry J. Holloran, her husband Thomas, and Kathleen M. Marx, her husband James, all of Woburn and the late Kevin J. Cogan. Dear sister of the late Richard White. Loving grandmother of Stephen T. Cogan, Jr. and Aubrey Martin, her husband Timothy, Thomas III, Meaghan and John Holloran, and Philip and Erin Marx, as well as two step-grandchildren, Ryan and Alex David, and cherished great-grandmother of Caleb, Dylan and Taylor.

Relatives and friends are invited to Barbara’s Funeral Mass, Tuesday, September 29th at 10 a.m., in St. Charles Church, 280 Main Street, Woburn. Interment to follow in Wildwood Cemetery, Winchester. Those who feel comfortable are invited to briefly pay their respects on Monday, September 28th at the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main St., Woburn. Anyone 65 and older or experiencing any health problems are invited to come between 3-4 p.m., with the general public invited between 4-6 p.m. All attending are asked to enter through the front door of the funeral home and exit through the back door. Masks MUST be worn at all times, along with strict adherence to social distancing.

 

Relatives and friends are invited to Barbara’s Funeral Mass, Tuesday, September 29th at 10 a.m., in St. Charles Church, 280 Main Street, Woburn. Interment to follow in Wildwood Cemetery, Winchester. Those who feel comfortable are invited to briefly pay their respects on Monday, September 28th at the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main St., Woburn. Anyone 65 and older or experiencing any health problems are invited to come between 3-4 p.m., with the general public invited between 4-6 p.m. All attending are asked to enter through the front door of the funeral home and exit through the back door. Masks MUST be worn at all times, along with strict adherence to social distancing. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Barbara’s memory to a Veterans Charity of one’s choice.

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