Regena Hilbrich(1932 - 2013)

Regena Hilbrich
11/26/32 - 3/11/13
Resident of San Jose
A celebration of Regena Hilbrich's life will be held on May 11 from 10-12 pm in the Grand Hall at Mountain Winery, Saratoga. Open house at family home in Almaden to follow. For more information contact the family at [email protected] In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in Regena's name to the or the breast cancer .
Born to Lula & Harlan Houpt, Regena was valedictorian of Garfield High in Terre Haute, and the 1st college graduate of her family. At Purdue she met and married Glenn Hilbrich and became a devoted homemaker and mother of four. The family settled in San Jose in 1975. In the 1990's Regena was a dedicated member of the team at Hospice of the Valley. In retirement, Regena enjoyed friendship, tennis and DIY home improvement. Regena is survived by her sister Georgia Evans, her husband, her four children and many grandchildren.

Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on May 4, 2013