Regina Marie Wethington of Godfrey went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, June 30, 2015.
She was born on Dec. 29, 1955, in Marshall, Mo., the daughter of the late William Joseph Wethington Sr. and Dorothy Mae Hatfield.
She moved to Alton from Grand Junction, Colo., in 1978. After high school in Colorado, among other things, she studied in Business Organizational Management at Greenville College in Illinois, where she received a bachelor’s degree. She worked many years for Millers First Insurance Company in Alton as well as Colorado, in many different capacities.
Regina had a level head in times of stress except during Cardinal games and NASCAR races. A kind smile for all and a great laugh, she will be very greatly missed by her family and friends.
She leaves behind three siblings, William Joseph Wethington Jr. of Colorado, Kathy Wethington of Alton, John B. (Nannette) Wethington of Grafton; a very dear friend, Susan Grammer; a brother-in-law, Stephen Redgate; a sister-in-law, Peggy Wethington; nieces and nephews, Ann (Josh) Krueger of Valentine, Neb., Steven Porter, Theresa Porter, Eric (Lacey) Dodd, Emily Dodd, Ashlee Wethington; neighbors, Glenn, Chris, Bernie and Barb; and many other friends, cousins and extended family members.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Michael and Patrick; and two sisters, Maureen Redgate and Stephanie Wethington.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until time of memorial service at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 7, 2015, at the Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Godfrey.
Inurnment will follow at St. Patrick’s Cemetery in Godfrey.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Heartland Baptist Church Youth Ministry Fund.
The family would like to invite everyone to a luncheon after the services at Heartland Baptist Church in Alton.
Online condolences and guestbook may be found at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.