Michael Rega, 93


Michael Rega, 93, of Millsboro, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010. He was a veteran of World War II, serving for three years in the Pacific in the U.S. Army Signal Corps. He was a retired supervisor for Cooper Tools’ Wiss Scissors Division and helped to establish the Cooper Tools plant in Statesboro, Ga. He was an avid bowler and often served as a league official.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Saverio and Josephine Rega; sisters Anna, Carmella and Marie; and brother, Joseph. Rega is survived by his wife, Mary; son, Frank; and daughter, Patricia, all of Millsboro; and his brother, Frank, of Lake Worth, Fla.
Services will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to Delaware Hospice Center, 100 Patriots Way; Milford, DE 19963.