- Thelma Budd Mockler, 82, went peacefully home to be with her Savior, February 8, 2017, at Caribou. She was born in Fairchance, Pennsylvania, on September 12, 1934, the daughter of the late Rev. George and Lilly Pearl (Gilbert) Budd.
She was a graduate of Mattanawcook Academy in Lincoln and in 1956, she received her RN Degree from Eastern Maine General Hospital School of Nursing. Mrs. Mockler was employed at Cary Memorial Hospital for a number of years and then was the office nurse for Dr. Frederick Gregory for many years. She married Robert Mockler, June 18, 1958, and he predeceased her in 2014. Thelma was a member of the Gray Memorial United Methodist Church and was also a member and past Matron of Elizabeth Chapter, Order of Eastern Star.
She is survived by three sons and two daughters-in-law; James and Christine Mockler of Caribou, David Mockler of Cross Lake, and Stephen and Beth Mockler of Townsend, MA, her sister, Edna Carr of Columbus, OH, six grandchildren; Robert, Eric, Amanda, Mariah, John and Libby and her great grandson, Camden, several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Mockler was predeceased by an infant daughter. Friends may call at the Mockler Funeral Home, 24 Reservoir Street, Caribou, Saturday February 11, 2017, from 12:00 noon until time of services which will be held at 2:00 p.m. from the funeral home with Pastor Troy Heald, officiating. Interment will be in the Evergreen Cemetery. Friends who wish to contribute in her memory may do so through Seven Oaks Training Center, C/O Calvary Chapel, 154 River Road, Orrington, Maine, 04474. Envelopes are available through the funeral home. www.mocklerfuneralhome.com
Published on  February 10, 2017