CARIBOU – Regina G. “Daisy” Cocheran, 94, wife of the late Donald B. Cocheran, died May 28, 2008, surrounded by her loving children and grandchildren, in Caribou. She was born Aug. 5, 1913, in Caribou, the daughter of Frank and May (Crawford) Levesque. She was employed by Birds Eye Division of General Foods and American Kitchen for many years, until her retirement. Mrs. Cocheran was a longtime active member of Gray Memorial United Methodist Church, where she was a member of United Methodist Women’s group. She loved sewing, quilting, knitting, crocheting, gardening, flowers, baking, raising her pet birds and was an avid puzzle solver. Regina’s biggest love was her family and spending time with all of them during holidays and birthdays. She is survived by her two sons and daughters-in-law, Ro-land Dale and Nancy Cocheran of Caribou, and Keith W. and Joyce Cocheran of Lakeland, Fla.; her daughter, Betty Ennis of Caribou; 10 special grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. Regina is also survived by a special niece, Avis Armstrong of Bangor; several nieces and nephews. She will also be fondly remembered by her many special friends at Farmview Estates and her church. Mrs. Cocheran was predeceased by her husband, Donald; five brothers, Raymond, Otis, Hubert, Charles and Simon Levesque; and four sisters, Madeline “Sissy” McDougal, Beatrice Collins, Inez Whitneck and Lena Devoe. Friends may call 7-9 p.m. Friday at Mockler Funeral Home, 24 Reservoir St., Caribou. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, May 31, at Gray Memorial United Methodist Church with the Rev. Anna Beach officiating. Interment will be at Evergreen Cemetery. For online register, please go to www.mocklerfuneralhome.com.
Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:15 p.m.