WOODLAND – Lena M. Skidgel, 75, wife of the late Edgar Skidgel died Feb. 26, 2014, in Caribou. She was born Nov. 30, 1938, in Woodland, the daughter of the late Kenneth and Mabel (McLaughlin) Brown.
Mrs. Skidgel was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church of Woodland. She is survived by her children, Pandarae Albert and husband, Morris, of British Columbia, Ronald Skidgel and wife, Laura, of Malden, Mass., Edgar Skidgel Jr. and wife, April, of Lewiston, Alan Skidgel and wife, Julie, of Milo, Melody McDougal and husband, Galen, and Sandra Swan and husband, Charles, all of Woodland; a brother and sister-in-law, Vincent and Carolyn Brown of Sangerville; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Gloria and Philip Ketch, and Darlene and Ronnie Griffeth all of Woodland, and Pamela and Steven Goodine of Tennessee; a sister-in-law, Phyliss Brown of Woodland; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. Mrs. Skidgel was predeceased by a sister, Alice Adams; and a brother, Freddie Brown.
Friends may call at 4-6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, at Mockler Funeral Home, 24 Reservoir St., Caribou, where funeral services will be held 6 p.m. with the Rev. Ron Rosser and the Rev. Otto Palmer, officiating. Interment will be at Woodland Cemetery. www.mocklerfuneralhome.com.