Obituary for Jo Ann Regis
Jo Ann Regis, 83, died on Sunday, May 28, 2017 at Good Shepherd Hospice in Auberndale, Florida.
Jo was born in Lansing, Michigan in 1934. She graduated from Lansing Everett High School and went on to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Michigan State University.
On November 3, 1956, Jo married Arlen Regis, and two children, Joy and Lisa, soon followed. Jo and Arlen lived many years at Crystal Lake. They were charter members of the Crystal Lake Sail Club. Jo loved bowling, snowmobiling, quilting, knitting, boating and traveling in their RV. She especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Jo was the Director of Nursing at Montcalm Community College for over 20 years.
Jo and Arlen celebrated 60 years of marriage with family and friends on November 3, 2016.
Jo is preceded in death by her parents, Ray and Margaret VanderMoere, brother Edwin VanderMoere, and sister Dorothy Troy.
Jo is survived by her husband Arlen, daughters Joy (Tim) Belt and Lisa (Steve) Crouse, 9 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren. Jo will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
A Memorial Service will be held for Jo in Michigan and in Florida with the dates to be announced later.
For those wishing to make a donation in Jo Ann’s memory, the family suggest donations be directed to Meals on Wheels in her honor.