Regis E. Niver Eggleston, 97, a resident of the Rouse Warren County Home and formerly of Youngsville, PA. died Monday evening, January 30, 2012 after an extended illness. She was born March 28, 1914 in Warren, PA. to the late Samuel and Margaret Morlock Niver. She had resided in Youngsville and was a 1932 graduate of Warren High School. Regis was employed as a psychiatric aide at the Warren State Hospital for 3 years. She was a member of St. Luke’s R.C. Church, the church altar rosary society, Youngsville Senior Center. She was an avid reader, enjoyed gardening and especially her roses. She loved doing handiwork.
She is survived by 6 Daughters – Elizabeth Hoffman and husband, Ralph of Warren, PA., Diane Hoh of Austin, TX., Linda Hagberg and husband, John and Margaret Brunecz and husband, David all of Sugar Grove, PA., Mary Passinger and husband, Robert of Youngsville, PA., Sarah Eggleston of Atlanta, GA., 3 Sons – John E. Eggleston and wife, Karen, James M. Eggleston and wife, Vicky all of Warren, PA., Thomas J. Eggleston and wife, Charlene of Titusville, PA., 1 Sister – Carol Hampson and husband, Jack of Zanesville, OH, 23 Grandchildren and 30 Great Grandchildren, 1 Great Great Granddaughter, several nieces and nephews also survive.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John F. Eggleston who died March 12, 1983 whom she married November 18, 1933 in Warren, PA., Infant son in 1936, 1 Brother – Samuel J. Niver, 1 Sister – Gretchen Niver. The family will receive friends at St. Lukes R.C. Church Friday from 9 to 10:00 A.M. in the gathering space. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted Friday at 10:00 A.M. with Rev. Fr. John Neff, Pastor, officiating. Interment will be in Youngsville Cemetery, Youngsville, PA.
Those wishing to place memorials may do so through the Hospice of Warren County, 2 Crescent Park, Warren, PA. 16365 or the Warren Public Library Association, 205 Market Street, Warren, PA. 16365 or the Friends of the Rouse, 701 Rouse Avenue, Youngsville, PA. 16371. Those wishing to submit e-mail condolences may do so by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com. The Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc. has been entrusted with funeral arrangements.