Electa Brink Regan

 

(February 26, 1875-March 21, 1960)

 

Ogdensburg, March 22-Mrs. Electa Brink Regan, 85, of 924 Greene Street, Ogdensburg, widow of Dennis F. Regan, died in the A. Barton Hepburn hospital at 11:45 p.m., Monday (March 21, 1960). She had been in failing health for the past two years.

The body is resting at the home of her daughter, Mrs. John Lapine, 712 Greene St., where the funeral will be Thursday at 9:30 a.m., to be followed by a solemn funeral Mass of requiem at St. Mary's Cathedral at 10 o'clock. Interment will be in the Reagan Family Mausoleum, Calvary Cemetery, Norwood.

The funeral will be held at St. Mary's Cathedral at 10 a.m., Thursday preceded by service at the home of her daughter, Mrs. John Lapine, 712 Greene Street, at 9:30 a.m. Interment will be in the Reagan Family vault, Calvary Cemetery, Norwood.

Surviving Mrs. Regan are three sons, Carl F. and Edward M. Reagan, both of Norwood, and Dennis J. Regan, Ogdensburg; three daughters, Mrs. Roderick (Helen) Fitzgibbon, Mrs. John (Mary) Lapine and Mrs. Walter (Doris) Wright, all of Ogdensburg; and several grandchildren.

Another daughter, Mrs. John (Margaret) Gwin, died in 1955.

Mrs. Regan was born in Norwood on Feb. 26, 1875, the daughter of Melvin and Mary Finch Brink. She was married to Mr. Regan of Norwood in 1898 at St. Andrew's Church in that village. The couple came to Ogdensburg to make their home in 1920 when Mr. Regan was transferred here by the New York Central Railroad by whom he was employed. The couple celebrated their Golden Wedding anniversary in 1948 and Mr. Regan died later that year.

Mrs. Regan was a member of St. Mary's Cathedral parish.

The Fox-McLellan funeral home is in charge of arrangements.

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

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