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In Memory of

John P. Regan

July 11, 1931 - June 14, 2017

Obituary


John (Jack) Regan, 85, of Lee's Summit, passed away on June 14, 2017. Jack was born in Baltimore, MD, on July 11, 1931. He was the consummate salesman and enjoyed dealing with people. He loved his Irish heritage, a good joke and was a loyal friend who was always willing to help when asked. In 1973 he and his friend Gerald Miller started Allied Swimming Pools in Grandview, MO; a well-respected company that won multiple National Swimming Pool Association design awards. He was a lifetime member of the Irish Museum and Cultural Center and volunteered...

John (Jack) Regan, 85, of Lee's Summit, passed away on June 14, 2017. Jack was born in Baltimore, MD, on July 11, 1931. He was the consummate salesman and enjoyed dealing with people. He loved his Irish heritage, a good joke and was a loyal friend who was always willing to help when asked. In 1973 he and his friend Gerald Miller started Allied Swimming Pools in Grandview, MO; a well-respected company that won multiple National Swimming Pool Association design awards. He was a lifetime member of the Irish Museum and Cultural Center and volunteered at the Little Sisters of the Poor nursing home for over 49 years.

Jack was preceded in death by his mother Margaret, and son Michael Patrick. He is survived by his wife Carol, sons Robert Regan, and John P. (Patti) Regan II, stepsons Patrick (Sherry) Beyers, and John Beyers, "adopted" daughters Vicki (Jim) Nugent and Michelle (Tim) Hatmaker, grandchildren Michael P. (Crystal) Regan, Kevin L. (Tony) Maglione, Sarah Marie, Nicholas and Christian Regan, Dustin A. (Loran) Galeassi , his beloved great grandchildren Gabriel P. Regan and Evelynn G. Galeassi, and cousins Mary Ellen Ryder and Dorothy (William) Sewell.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 PM on Monday, June 19, at McGilley State Line Chapel, 12301 State Line Rd., Kansas City, MO. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, June 20, at Little Sisters of the Poor, 8745 James A. Reed Rd., Kansas City, MO. Burial will follow at Memorial Park, Kansas City, MO.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Little Sisters of the Poor, 8745 James A. Reed Rd., Kansas City, MO 64138. Please offer condolences at www.mcgilleystatelinechapel.com