MECHANIC FALLS — Regis P. Bosse, 53, a longtime resident of Standpipe Road in Mechanic Falls, died unexpectedly early Wednesday, May 25, at his home.
He was born in Lewiston, Aug. 31, 1957, a son of Joseph R. and Alberta R. (Barre) Bosse. Regis was educated in Auburn schools, attending Edward Little High School and remained a lifelong resident of this community.
On Aug. 31, 1984, he married the former Sheila Clapp and together they settled in Auburn to raise their three children and have been residents of Mechanic Falls for the past 19 years. Regis was currently employed by John F. Murphy Homes at the time of his death, where he had spent more than a dozen years filling many different roles for them from driver to support staff, including best friends to co-workers and clients alike.
He was a member of the American Legion. Regis was the ultimate outdoorsman. He absolutely loved the outdoors and enjoyed camping, riding his motorcycle, barbecuing, hunting and putting around his property on his backhoe. He also enjoyed playing cards and always loved a good party.
But most of all, Regis loved his family and friends and hanging out with them and enjoying quality times with them, especially his grandchildren, whom he adored. He was a loving, dedicated and hard-working husband, father and grandfather who loved his family and friends and was loved in return and will be missed dearly by his family and friends.
He leaves his wife and lifelong companion of 37 years, Sheila L.Bosse of Mechanic Falls; his son, Brian Bosse and wife, Amanda, of Mechanic Falls; his daughter, Christel Bosse of Mechanic Falls; his son, Jeff Bosse and wife, Jessy, of Poland; five grandchildren, Ashlyn, Nathan, Ian, Jayson and Brendan; six sisters, Doris Morin and husband, Gerry, of Lewiston, Denise Coombs and husband, Mark, of Brunswick, Dolly Poisson and husband, Roger, of Auburn, Diane Veilleux and husband, Bob, of Lewiston, Donna Aube and husband, Roger, of Lewiston and Dorothy Levesque and husband, Kim, of Lewiston; three brothers, Richard Bosse and wife, Debbie, of Auburn, Ronnie Bosse and wife, Pam, of Turner and Roger Bosse and wife, Rejeanne, of Lewiston; many nieces, nephews and cousins; and a close former sister-in-law, Bea Levasseur and husband, Rick, of Auburn.
He was predeceased by his parents; and a brother, Rene Bosse.
You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the Bosse family by visiting their online guest book at www.thefortingroupauburn.com.