Marie O'Regan died in her home at Parkview Assisted Living on Nov. 5 at the age of 84 after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer.
She was born Dec. 28, 1925, in Vancouver, B.C., Canada, to Leo and Mary Harrington. She married Timothy O'Regan in 1952 and moved to Washington, and eventually to San Ramon where she and Tim raised three children. She worked as a paraprofessional teacher's aide at Country Club Elementary for several years, retiring at age 73. She enjoyed knitting, crossword puzzles, writing and was a voracious reader. She moved to Pleasanton in 2007.
Mrs. O'Regan was predeceased by her husband Tim in 1995. She is survived by her children Doyle of Oakland, Brian of Chicago, Ill., and Tara Sheehan (Jack) of Pleasanton; her grandchild Molly Sheehan; and many friends and family.
The funeral Mass was celebrated Nov. 10 at St. Augustine Catholic Church, and burial followed at St. Michael's Cemetery in Livermore.