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Regan, Fr. Gerald T. S.J. Was called to Eternal Life on October 23, 2014. He was 83 years old, a Jesuit for 65 years, and a priest for 50 years. Fr. Regan was born in Omaha, NE, and attended Creighton Prep there before entering the Society of Jesus in 1949. He was ordained a priest in 1964 and pronounced final vows in 1966. Having earned a doctorate in zoology from the University of Kansas (Lawrence, KS), he taught briefly at Creighton University (Omaha, NE) and then at Spring Hill College (Mobile, AL) for over three decades. He focused his research on marine biology and the impact of humans on ecosystems. For many years he served with the Southeastern Marine Mammal Stranding Network. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at St. Camillus Chapel, 2nd floor (10100 W. Bluemound Rd., Wauwatosa) from 6 PM until the Mass of Christian Burial at 7 PM. Interment will be at the Jesuit Cemetery of Spring Hill College, Mobile, AL. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wisconsin Province Jesuits, 3400 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53208.
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Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Oct. 26, 2014
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