---- — OTTUMWA — Cena Regina Stacey Songer, 62, of 932 Tuttle died at 1:10 p.m. May 8, 2013 at Mercy Hospice in Johnston.
She was born Jan. 6, 1951 in Borger, Texas to Jesse and Mary Chittum Dooty. She married Michael Songer on June 28, 1996.
Regina was 1969 graduate of Berryville High School in Berryville, Ark. She was a master cook and a master seamstress. Regina enjoyed gardening, and had played on a shuffleboard league and a 9-ball pool league.
Surviving is her husband, Mike; two daughters, Cheri (Matt) Van Hauen of Waukee and Christy (Jon) Yetley of Coralville; five grandchildren; two brothers, Glen and Rusty Dooty, both of Berryville, Ark.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Debra Howard.
An informal Celebration of Life service will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday at Pioneer Ridge Barn, 1339 Highway 63, Bloomfield.
Memorials may be made to Susan G. Komen Foundation, P.O. Box 650309 Dallas, Texas 75265-0309, or Mercy Hospice in Johnston, 5820 Winwood Drive, Johnston, Iowa 50131.