SOUTH PORTLAND - Regina Mary Barbour, 100, passed away peacefully on April 19, 2013, at Cedars Nursing Facility. She was born on Nov. 30, 1912, in Madison, Maine, a daughter of Levi and Josephine Richard Arsenault. She attended Mexico, Maine, schools, graduating from Mexico High School, in 1930.
After Regina married Stanley J. Barbour they made their home in Monmouth, Maine, for many years. She worked for the Globe Albany Textile Mill in Monmouth, Maine, from 1950 to 1974.
She moved to South Portland in 1982 after the death of her husband. She was a communicant of Holy Cross Church.
Regina was predeceased by her parents, her husband in 1982, by a daughter, Cathleen Barbour, in 1944, two sisters and three brothers
She is survived by two daughters, Carole Eaton and her husband, Maurice, of South Portland, and Jacquelyn LaPlointe of Augusta; two sons, Gregory S. Barbour and his wife, Carol, of Leeds, and James J. Barbour and his partner, Susan, of Newfield; nine grandchildren, Maureen, Michael, Kevin, James, Terry, Tina, Scott, Stephen, Lisa; 10 great-grandchildren and 20 great great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 24, at the Conroy-Tully Crawford South Portland Chapel, 1024 Broadway, South Portland. A Mass of Christian burial will follow at 11 a.m., at Holy Cross Church, corner of Cottage Road and Broadway, South Portland. Burial will be in Glenside Cemetery, Winthrop, Maine. On line condolences may be expressed at www.ctcrawford.com.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Holy Cross Church, 150 Black Point Road, P.O. Box 57, Scarborough, ME 04070.