Alfred Edward Cohoe

1936 - 2021

Alfred "Mack" E. Cohoe, 84, of Ada passed away at 4:35 p.m., Sunday, January 3, 2021. He was born on September 15, 1936, in Etowah, TN to the late Clarence and Geneva (Tummins) Cohoe. Al is survived by his brother, Roger Cohoe of Lewiston, MI; sister, Amy Waters of Albuquerque, NM; and dear friends, Tamara and Robert Hobbs of Rawson. Al retired from Ohio Northern University after 54 years as a Psychology Professor. A well respected licensed clinical psychologist he served as an expert witness and consultant on more than 300 court cases. He hosted a weekly psychology segment on both television and radio for 20 years, answering viewers' questions and giving input on various psychology topics. Al was a lover of music and travel, and was extremely proud to have had the opportunity to conduct the Lima Symphony Orchestra on several occasions, and to have traveled the world. Through his travels he met many people with whom he became good friends. He was a member of the Ohio Psychological Society, Sherlock Holmes Society of London and Winston Churchill Society. He loved cars and enjoyed collecting them throughout his life. He was named Outstanding Educator by Ohio Magazine, and September 15 was proclaimed as "Al Cohoe Day" by the mayor of Ada. On May 13, 2018, he was presented with the Doctor of Psychology, honoris causa, by Ohio Northern University President Daniel A. DiBiasio. All services will be private family. Arrangements are entrusted to COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, Findlay. Memorial contributions may be made to Lima Symphony Orchestra. Online condolences may be expressed at