Loretta E. Patterson


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Connor - Loretta E. Patterson, 75, of Connor, Maine, passed away unexpectedly March 3, 2019, at AR Gould Hospital in Presque Isle, Maine, after a two year battle with lung cancer which spread to her brain. She was surrounded by her family when she passed peacefully.
Loretta was born on August 30, 1943, in Caribou to Basil and Murla Patterson of Woodland. She married Elmer Gunnerson December 5, 1959 and they had four children together.
Loretta liked being with family and friends, she enjoyed holiday celebrations and tea parties. She recently moved back to Maine after being away for 30 years to be by her daughters.
Loretta is survived by her 3 daughters, Kim Sweeney and her husband Gary of Stockholm, Karen Peterson and her husband Lenny of Westmanland, and daughter Kelly Landeen and husband Greg of Connor, 8 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, her 2 sisters Judy Forsman of Southern Maine, Bonnie Stevens and her husband Mike of Florida and 2 brothers William (Billy) Patterson and wife Nancy of Fort Fairfield, and Jamey Patterson of Florida, along with several nieces, nephews and many friends. Loretta was preceded by her parents Basil and Murla Patterson, and son Kirk Gunnerson.
Per her request, there will be no funeral. A celebration of life gathering will be held at Little Madawaska Lake later this summer, for family and friends to remember her. The date and time will be announced at a later date. Arrangements by Mockler Funeral Home, 24 Reservoir Street, Caribou. www.mocklerfh.com
Published on March 4, 2019
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2 posts

April R Caron
Mar 06, 2019
So very sorry to hear of Loretta's passing. Too young. May you feel the Lord's loving arms surrounding you during this most difficult time. May the many memories you have of her give you the consolation you need at this time and the months and years ahead.God's blessings and prayers,
Becky & Larry Rouse
Mar 05, 2019
Kelly & Kim, So sorry for your loss. Cherish the memories and take strength from the love and support of your family and friends.