Regina M. Piron

ESCANABA — Regina M. Piron, age 73, Escanaba, passed away on Wednesday, November 24, 2021, at Murray’s Country View in Gladstone, surrounded by her family.

Regina was born June 5, 1948, in Escanaba, the daughter of Reginald and Ina (Bowman) Piron. Regina was raised in Wells and graduated from Escanaba High School as part of the class of 1966. Following high school, Regina went to work for Michigan Bell, now AT&T, where she worked for 30 years locally and also in Traverse City. Following retirement, Regina moved back to the Upper Peninsula.

Regina loved working in her flower garden. She took great pride in her yard. She also loved to bake and was famous for her cardamom bread and spritz cookies. Regina loved cats and over the years took care of many. She even was known to take in and care for strays. She will be deeply missed by many.

Regina is survived by her sister Gay (Dan) Kleikamp, brother Jim Piron, nieces and nephew Tricia (Scott) Pendergraft, Kelly (Scott) Arnold, and Dan (Samantha) Kleikamp, great-nieces and nephews Jamie (Lindsey) McDonough, Tyler Arnold, Scott, Brooklyn, and Noah Pendergraft, and Braylen, Madalin, and Daniel Kleikamp. Regina is preceded in death by her parents, Reginald and Ina.

Private entombment at Gardens of Rest will take place at the convenience of the family. To offer condolences or for more information, please visit www.skradskifuneralhomes.com.

The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Delta County are assisting the Piron family.