Crystal M. Cochran

Crystal M. Cochran, 34, of Port Richey, Fla., formerly of Altoona, died unexpectedly at Bayonet Regional Hospital in Port Richey, Fla., after a brief illness.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of Stephen W. Cochran and Debra L (Siedlarczyk) Garvey.

Surviving are her father, Stephen, and wife, Cathy; her mother, Debra, and fiance, Mike; stepfather, Jeff; a son, Gage Lucas Tornatore; a brother, Eric, and fiancee, Christa; a sister, Ashley, and fiance, Jason; a half-sister, Erica; a stepsister, Michelle, and fiance, Ray; stepbrothers: John and wife, Tina, and Jimmy; a grandfather, William, and wife, Judy; a grandmother, Shirley, whom she loved dearly; many nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles; and a very special friend, Dominique.

She was preceded in death by her pap, Joseph Siedlarczyk.

Crystal was a 1997 graduate of Hollidaysburg Area High School and worked for Caring Hearts in Altoona and numerous restaurants in Port Richey, Fla.

She enjoyed going to the beach, taking pictures, and enjoyed being with her son Gage, whom she loved to infinity and back.

Friends will be received from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. memorial service by Pastor Elizabeth Hess on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, at E. Merrill Smith Funeral Home Inc., 2309 Broad Ave., Altoona.