NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

May 1, 2013

Margaret Mary (Doherty) Regan


Boca Raton, FL — Margaret Mary (Doherty) Regan, age 71, of Boca Raton, Fla., passed away on March 23, 2013. Margaret was raised in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn and later resided in Boca Raton, Fla., and Staten Island, N.Y. In 1985, she married the love of her life, Fredrick Regan, originally of Newburyport, a prominent cardiologist in New York, who predeceased her in 2006. Margaret was a nursing school graduate of Rennsalaer Polytechnic Institute and was a member of the pioneering teams developing and providing dialysis treatment to patients across the country.

Margaret was the loving sister of Maryann Doyle and her husband, Edward, and Kathleen Doherty, Sister of Charity. She was the loving grandmother of Peter and Trish Regan; great-grandmother of Harrison and Shane; and loving aunt of Michael and Matthew Doyle.

ARRANGEMENTS: A Memorial Mass will be held Saturday, May 4, 2013, at 9 a.m. at the Immaculate Conception Church, Green Street, Newburyport, followed by internment in Saint Mary’s Cemetery, Newburyport. Donations in Margaret’s name may be made to the Smile Train Foundation or a charity of the donor’s choice.