MILFORD – Loretta Ann (Cote) Parent, 69, died Aug. 22, 2013, at a Bangor hospital. She was born Oct. 6, 1943, in Old Town, a daughter of Leo and Bernice (Peters) Cote.
Loretta enjoyed shopping, collecting panda bears, playing games on her iPod, following the New England Patriots and watching and supporting University of Maine Cheering. She especially enjoyed time spent with family and friends.
She is survived by her husband, Dana Parent; sons, Kevin Parent and his wife, Wendy, of Milford, Richard Parent and his wife, Linda, of Old Town; a daughter, Melinda Kenny and her husband, Peter, of Milford; five grandchildren, Michael, Anthony and Christopher Parent, and Mikaela and Keely Kenny; two stepgrandchildren, Stacey Walters and Kyle Walters; “granddaughter”, Meisha Nickerson; extended family members, Carol Cote, Sandy Torrey, Brent and AnnMarie Clement, Janet Clement, Joel Clement, Charmaine and Harold Morrison, Pauline Ellis; and many other extended members. She was predeceased by her parents; daughter, Belinda Parent; brother, Royal Cote; special cousins, Bill Clement and Hope Clement.
Friends are invited to call 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, at Birmingham Funeral Home, 438 Main St., Old Town. Burial will be private at Cardville Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Umaine Cheerleading Program, University of Maine Foundation, 2 Alumni Drive, Orono, ME 04469. Notes of condolences may be left at www.birminghamfuneralhome.com.