Kurt and Melissa Cochran had been on a "dream vacation" to celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary
The 54-year-old musician died instantly after being hurled from Westminster Bridge onto a stone walkway below by the rented Hyundai SUV driven by terrorist Khalid Masood.
Mr Cochran’s wife Melissa, 46, suffered a broken leg and rib as well as facial cuts in the attack.
More than £50,000 has been collected for the family of Kurt Cochran
This pain is so heart-wrenching and raw it has rocked our family and all that knew him [Kurt] to its core
The couple from West Bountiful, Utah had been on a “dream vacation” to celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary.
It was their last day of a trip during which they also saw Melissa’s parents, both of whom are Mormon missionaries in London.
The Kurt Cochran Memorial Relief Fund was launched by his brother-in-law Clint Payne
A relative said: “This pain is so heart-wrenching and raw it has rocked our family and all that knew him [Kurt] to its core.”
The £50,000 proceeds from the Kurt Cochran Memorial Relief Fund, launched by his brother-in-law Clint Payne, will be used primarily to help Melissa with living expenses and loss of income.
A memorial service is expected to be held later London mourns terror attack at vigil Fri, March 24, 2017
The world grieves after an attacker killed three people and injured about 40 near parliament in London.
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Floral tributes are left after the vigil in Trafalgar Square, London to remember those who lost their lives in the Westminster terrorist attack
A memorial service is expected to be held later.
The couple spent the last 10 years building up Onion Street Studio – a recording and rehearsal studio for local bands and solo performers – in the basement of their home.