Stephen E. Regan, 68, a resident of Harahan, Louisiana, passed away at home on Friday, August 21, 2020, after battling Myelofibrosis and Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. His beloved wife and daughter were by his side.
Stephen was born in Fort Worth, Texas on January 9, 1952, the eldest child of Virginia Regan and the late Albert E. Regan. He lived in Fort Worth and Beaumont, Texas before moving to Lake Charles, Louisiana. Stephen graduated from LaGrange High School, where he was awarded a National Merit Scholarship. He attended Texas Christian University and graduated from the University of New Orleans with a degree in History. Stephen began his career in Purchasing Management at L.T.I. He then became a Purchasing Agent for Tulane University and completed his 38-year career as their director of Materials Management. Upon retiring, Stephen was able to indulge in his two favorite activities: reading and traveling.
Stephen is survived by his wife of 42 years, Siri Lambourne Regan; his daughter Addie Rose Regan, whom he adored; his mother Virginia; siblings Daniel Regan (Kathryn), Kathy Jeanne Galloway (Ben), and Lynda Regan; a host of nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and friends. A devoted husband, father, son, brother, and friend, Stephen will be remembered for his kindness to others. He was loved by many and will be greatly missed by all.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions a Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Condolences to the family may be left on the Tribute page at https://www.tharpsontheimerfh.com/ If desired, donations may be made in Stephen’s memory to either the Methodist Children’s Home of Greater New Orleans Area, 23515 Highway 190, Mandeville, Louisiana. 70448 (or on-line at https://lumcfs.org/donate/ ) or to the Ochsner Cancer Institute, Ochsner Medical Center, 1514 Jefferson Highway, New Orleans, Louisiana. 70121.
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