Annabel L. Cocagne of Taylorville

Annabel L. Cocagne, 92, of Taylorville, IL died at 8:20 am Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Gowin Parc, in Taylorville.

She was born November 23, 1922 in Oconee, IL, the daughter of Louis and Anna Pollman Kuhn. On February 19, 1944 she married Darrel E. Cocagne in Oconee, and he preceded her in death on April 20, 2014. Annabel was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Taylorville and was a very active member of the Catholic Daughters of America. She spent her entire married life as a housewife and loving mother taking pride in her impeccable home and the appearance of her children. She enjoyed sewing, gardening and playing cards.

Surviving are her sons: Bill Cocagne and wife Jan of Taylorville, Denny Cocagne and wife Nancy of Springfield and Jerry Cocagne and wife Lori of Taylorville; Daughters: Pat White and husband Bob of Minonk and Denise King and husband Bill of Maroa. There are 12 Grandchildren and 14 Great Grandchildren. Also surviving is her brother Robert Kuhn of Oconee. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son, Edward Joseph Cocagne in infancy, brother: James Kuhn, and sisters: Leona Hoehn, Norma Marley and Ruth Schmidt.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am Wednesday, December 17 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Father Alan Hunter officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Assumption. Visitation will be held from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Tuesday at McClure Funeral Home, Taylorville. There will be a prayer service at 4:45 pm. Memorials may be made to: Catholic Daughters of America, 609 S. Webster, Taylorville, IL 62568.

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