FARMINGTON -- Donald Lee “Sonny” Kocher, 89, of Farmington passed away peacefully at his residence in Farmington on April 29, 2019. He was born May 1, 1929, in Weingarten, to the late George and Mary (Thomas) Kocher. He was preceded in death by three sisters, LaDon Howard, Doris Thomas and Betty Silvey.
Sonny is survived by his wife, Mary (Huie) Kocher; sons, Bradley (Carol) Kocher, Charles “Chuck” (Gail) Kocher, Brian (Velma) Kocher, and Christopher (fiancé, Shauna) Kocher; grandchildren, Kyle (Melissa) Kocher, Kelsey (Dean) Mather, Cody (Shannon) Walker, Nathan (Stevie) Kocher, Kelli Jo (Cougar) Knickerbocker, and Kayla Kocher; and seven great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, Thomas (Bonnie) Huie.
Visitation will be held at the C.Z. Boyer & Son Funeral Home - Taylor Chapel in Farmington, Friday, May 3, 2019, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 4 at 10 a.m. with Rev. Fred Killian officiating. Interment will follow at Hillview Memorial Gardens in Farmington. Memorials may be made to Genevieve Baptist Church Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of C.Z. Boyer and Son – Taylor Chapel. Please view full obituary and share condolences online at www.czboyer.com.