Alice K. Regester

April 13, 1932 - December 16, 2016 Toughkenamon, PA | Age 84 Loving Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother and Friend.

ALICE K. REGESTER, age 84, of Toughkenamon, PA, passed away on Friday, December 16, 2016, at the Chester County Hospital. She was the wife of George E. Regester, III, who passed away in 1996, and with whom she shared 45 years of marriage.

Born in West Chester, PA, she was the daughter of the late Marion and Marian Baldwin Kershaw.

She was a cafeteria aide for many years of the Kennett Consolidated School District.

Alice was a member of St. Patrick’s Church, Kennett Square, PA

She enjoyed baking, watching her family play sports and especially being with her family and friends.

She was a loving mother to three sons, George E. Regester, IV and his wife Joanne of Toughkenamon, PA, Gary W. Regester of Kennett Square, PA and Steven H. Regester and his wife Kristi of Hockessin, DE; three daughters, Dolores M. Regester of Avondale, PA, Mary Kay R. Piergalline and her husband Michael of Kennett Square, PA and Patricia J. Regester of Toughkenamon, PA; and loving grandmother to twelve grandchildren and twenty six great grandchildren.

Alice was predeceased by two brothers, three sisters and nieces and nephews.

You are invited to visit with her family and friends from 8:30 to 10:30 on Friday morning, December 23, 2016 at the Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home, 250 West State Street, Kennett Square, PA. Her Funeral Mass will follow at 11:00 at St. Patrick Church, 212 Meredith Street, Kennett Square, PA. Burial will be in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Route 82, Kennett Square, PA.

In memory of Alice, a contribution may be made to St. Patrick Church, 205 Lafayette Street, Kennett Square, PA

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St. Patrick Church

205 Lafayette Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348



December 23, 2016 8:30-10:30 Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home
250 West State Street
Kennett Square, PA

Funeral Mass

December 23, 2016 11:00 St. Patrick Church
212 Meredith Street
Kennett Square, PA


December 23, 2016 St. Patrick's Cemetery
Route 82
Kennett Square, PA


  1. To all of the Regester family,
    My deepest and most heart felt sympathies on the loss of your mother/grandmother. You’ll always have the wonderful and loving memories of a life time. Take care and may God Bless you.

    Kathy Ruoss Borrell | January 3, 2017 at 5:48 PM
  2. Dear Regester Family,
    We just learned of your Mothers passing on Sunday when it was announced at Mass. Our sympathy and prayers are with all of you. Alice was truly proud of each and everyone of you and most especially enjoyed talking about the grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Your Mom was a true “Lady” and will be missed by so many of us in the community.
    Sincerely, Mike & Patti DeFazio

    Mike & Patti DeFazio | December 27, 2016 at 10:39 AM
  3. Pattie & family, my deepest sympathy at the loss of your wonderful Mom. Her lifetime of stories will keep her always in your hearts.

    Carol Marvel | December 23, 2016 at 11:42 PM
  4. Dear Regester family, Please accept our deepest sympathy and love in the passing of Alice. We have so many fond memories of Alice, going back to KAU little league times, school sports, cookouts, parades, birthdays, graduations, weddings, on and on and on. What a dear sweet friend and wonderful family. Her passing is a big loss for us all as we grieve with you. Thank you all for loving and caring for Alice , she was an exceptional and awesome lady.
    With our love,
    Eleanor, Tom & Sandy , Jaclyn, Deanna and Jenna Bahel

    Thomas Bahel | December 23, 2016 at 5:14 PM
  5. Sorry for your loss of a great mother,grandmother and greatgrandmother. Your loss is heavens gain. I know that she will be watching and caring for all of you .She will be missed .

    Janice Rowe | December 23, 2016 at 10:34 AM
  6. To the Regester family, so sorry to learn of your mother’s passing. She was such a wonderful lady and had such patience working as an aide in Mary D. Lang Cafeteria. With deepest sympathy, Elaine Fiore.

    Elaine Fiore | December 21, 2016 at 8:58 PM
  7. To the Regester family
    Our thoughts and prayers to everyone during this difficult time. May you all find peace with wonderful memories of Alice. May she rest in peace.
    God Bless to all!

    Jeff and Sandy Groves | December 21, 2016 at 8:22 PM
  8. To the Regester Family, I am deeply sorry to hear about Mrs. Regester passing away. She was a wonderful neighbor on “The Hill” and I loved seeing her everyday at lunch when I attended MDL. I know she loved her children and grandchildren. God bless you all, especially during this difficult time.

    Caitlyn Grady | December 21, 2016 at 8:04 AM
  9. So sorry to hear about your mother. I have many fond memories of her and the love for her family. My prayers and thoughts are with all of you.

    Disy McGuirk | December 20, 2016 at 9:39 PM
  10. Mary Kay and Family, my thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of sorrow. She was a wonderful lady.

    Patty Glass Mains | December 20, 2016 at 7:51 AM
  11. To the Regester Family: my thoughts and prayers are with your family at the difficult time. I have such fond memories of our family’s friendship “way back” during those Little League years! All the memories you’ve made with your Mom will help ease your pain. God bless you all.

    Donna (Groves) Dawson | December 20, 2016 at 6:29 AM
  12. To all the Regester Family: Dale & I were so shocked to learn of Mrs. Regester’s passing at Mass Sat night. We will miss seeing her every Sat night at Mass! She has been so involved with all of you and your children & grandchildren. A pillar of our community. Please know that you are in our thoughts & prayers.
    Shelley & Dale Mincer

    Shelley May Mincer | December 19, 2016 at 10:41 PM
  13. To the Regester Family,

    What a great loss! So sorry to hear of your Mother’s passing. Please accept our sincere condolences. Joni, Eddie and Scottie Hoffman

    Joan Hoffman | December 19, 2016 at 4:48 PM
  14. Dear Regester Family,
    I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your beloved mother. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you and your families at this difficult time,

    Pam Cox Brittingham | December 19, 2016 at 2:42 PM
  15. Dear Gary and family,
    I know how close you were to your mom and how she was your world! I’m so sorry for your loss! May memories of her make you smile thru this difficult time. You are all in my thoughts and prayers!

    Kristian Testa Denny | December 19, 2016 at 1:37 PM
  16. To George, Joanne and All the Family,
    So sorry to hear of Alice’s passing. May all the wonderful memories you have remain in your hearts to keep her close in thought. My thoughts and prayers will be with all of you at this sad time.
    Margaret Pennington

    Margaret Pennington | December 19, 2016 at 10:50 AM
  17. To the Regester Family, my deepest condolences go out to you at this sad time. Know that all of you are in my thoughts and prayers. You have many wonderful memories.

    Donna (Talamonti) Miller | December 19, 2016 at 10:47 AM
  18. To the family of Alice, by deepest sympathy to all of you. She was a wonderful person and great mother. Also a great friend and a pleasure to know and spend time with.

    Arlene Schock | December 19, 2016 at 10:10 AM
  19. Dear George, Joanne & family, So very sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. All the wonderful memories will keep her forever in your hearts.
    With our deepest Sympathy
    Gerry & Roseanne

    Roseanne Ortega | December 19, 2016 at 9:02 AM
  20. My condolences and sympathies to the Regester family.
    Sorry for your loss.

    Kevin Kendig

    Kevin Kendig | December 19, 2016 at 7:30 AM
  21. To the family of Alice, I send my deepest sympathy to all of you. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. May God bless you all in this time of sorrow.

    Theresa Roberts | December 18, 2016 at 6:06 PM

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