Reg was born on Aug. 17, 1925 in Meriden and graduated form Meriden High School. He was a long time resident of Los Molinos, Calif. and farmed in Los Molinos. Reg also served his country in the U.S. Navy during WWII.
He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Joan, one sister, Ruth Stieneke of Iowa; four children, John (Linda) Patrick of Chico, Peggy (Monroe) Wingate of Sonoma, Calif., Judy (Joe) Brownfield of Chico, and Michael (Beverly) Patrick of Chico; seven grandchildren, Jason (Mica) Points, of Los Molinos, Calif., Aaron (Sami) Points, of Los Molinos, Calif., Ryan Patrick, Kendra, Jake, Jeffrey Patrick, and Laura (Marc) Hazel all of Chico, and nine great grandchildren, Ashley, Reginald and Anthony Points, Nicholas, Marissa and Angel Points, and Makenna, Caylee and Marley Hazel.
A celebration of his life for all who knew and loved Reg .was held on Oct. 18 at the Los Molinos Veteran's Hall.