Bigelow, Regina Mary
87, of Mesa, Arizona passed away peacefully on February 1, 2014. She was born on April 18, 1926 in Bangor, Maine to Benjamin and Mary Bigelow. Regina was a Sergeant in the U.S. Marine Corps
from 1955 - 1956 and served at Arlington National Cemetery. After spending her early years in Los Angeles, CA, Regina moved to Mesa in the early 1980's, where she worked for the State of Arizona for a number of years. Upon retirement, she spent almost every weekday at the Red Mountain Senior Center and attended Sunday Mass at Holy Cross Catholic Church. Regina is survived by her niece and family, Risa and Jason Newell and their son David; and her nephew and his family, Benjamin and Sueanne Bigelow and their sons Bo and Brix. A graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery, 1562 East Baseline Rd. in Mesa. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Regina's name to: Arizona Humane Society, 1521 W. Dobbins Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85041 (602) 997-7585 or azhumane.org
. Memories and condolences may be made by visiting the online obituary guest book at www.obits.azcentral.com
. Arrangements entrusted to Queen of Heaven Catholic Mortuary.