Dennis J. Regan


(March 11, 1909-September 8, 1983)



Sunday September 11--Calling hours for Dennis J. Regan, 74, 924 Green St., Ogdensburg, will be at the McLellan Funeral Home today from 2 to 4 and 7-9 p.m. Cremation will take place Monday.

Mr. Regan, a retired New York Central railroad conductor, was found dead at his home on Friday (Sept. 9, 1983.)

Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Frederick (Diane) Fry, of Nashua, N.H.; two sons, Roger D. Regan of Massena and Dennis F. Regan of Avon, N.Y.; three sisters, Mrs. Helen Fitzgibbons of Ogdensburg, Mrs. John (Mary) Lapine of Ogdensburg, and Mrs. Walter (Doris) Wright of Lake Worth, Fla.; 11 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Mr. Regan was born in Norwood on March 11, 1909, the son of Dennis and Electa Brink Regan. He attended Ogdensburg schools and on Oct. 4, 1932 he was married to Harriet P. Farden, of Ogdensburg.

Mr. Regan was a veteran of 49 years of railroad service with the New York Central, and served as conductor at the time of his retirement. He and members of his family had completed a total of 250 years of railroad service, it was noted when Mr. Regan retired.

He was a member of St. John's Episcopal Church and the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen.

Donations in Mr. Regan's memory may be made to the Ogdensburg Rescue Squad.

(This obituary was provided by Robert E. Reagan, Potsdam)