Robert Arthur Regan

April 19, 1947January 20, 2013
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Robert Arthur Regan April 19, 1947 – January 20, 2013

Bob Regan died on Sunday January 20, 2013 in Pensacola, Florida. He was born on April 19, 1947 in Saginaw, Michigan. Bob graduated from Choctawhatchee High School in Fort Walton Beach, Florida. He attended Okaloosa Walton Junior College for two years, then enrolled at the University of South Florida in Tampa, where he earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Marketing. After working in the Tampa area for a few years, Bob learned of a dental laboratory program at Pensacola Junior College. He enrolled and earned an Associate of Science degree in Dental Laboratory Arts. While attending PJC, he met Catherine Bullen and they were married on May 16, 1981 at St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church in Gulf Breeze, Florida.

For thirty years, Bob owned and operated Regan Dental Lab. Thank you to Dr. Peter Kantrales, Dr. Thomas Hills, Dr. Cecilia Hines, and Dr. Lois Lunderman for their loyal support.

Bob loved the outdoors and enjoyed boating, hunting, fishing, sailing, archery, and flying radio control airplanes.

Surviving Bob is his wife of thirty one years, Catherine; his father and mother Bernard and Kathleen Regan; his brother and sister-in-law Mike and Janice Regan; brother-in-law and sister-law Michael and Judy Bullen; sister-in-law Sallie Bradshaw; brother-in-law Everett Bradshaw; brother-in-law and sister-in-law Steve and Jane Bullen; nieces and nephews Michael Regan, Jennifer Regan, Steve Regan, Ben Regan, Ashley Regan, Charles Bullen, Carrie Atkinson, Leigh Bullen, Carrie Sauls, Melinda Bullen, Joshua Seeberg, Birthe Seeberg, Sara Elkins, Chris Elkins, and Will Bullen; great-nieces and great-nephews Ashley Regan, Caitlyn Regan, Nathaniel Regan, Chase Bullen, Frieda Seeberg, Alvine Seeberg, and Luke Elkins; cats Mack and Freddie. Preceding Bob in death were his father-in-law and mother-in-law The Rev. Alvin S. and Sara Bullen.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Tarek Eldawy, Luci, and all the other amazing employees and volunteers at Sacred Heart Cancer Center; the staff of SuncrestOmni Home Health Care; Jen, Cathy, Dean , Pam, and all of the awesome staff and volunteers of Covenant Hospice; Pastor Martha Erinkitola of Church On Wheels. We want you to know that we appreciate your unwavering love and care.

A memorial service will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church 1 St. Francis Drive Gulf Breeze, Florida on Friday January 25, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. with The Rev. Christiana Olsen officiating. A reception for family and friends will be held in the church’s parish hall immediately following the service. Honorary pallbearers will be Bob’s Alpha Tau Omega Brothers from the University of South Florida.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in memory of Bob to Covenant Hospice 5041 North 12th Avenue Pensacola, FL 32504.


  • Memorial Service Friday, January 25, 2013

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Dan Duerr

January 30, 2014

Bob was my fraternity brother in college.
I hadn't seen him in 30 years. A wonderful and kind man.

February 15, 2013

Thank you for sharing this beautiful tribute to a fine, gentle man. I miss him, and the world is a little darker for his passing.
Everett Bradshaw

February 13, 2013

I have followed this journey and I feel as know I know the both of you. I am so sorry for your loss and you will be in my prayers.
Alyson Blanks

Terry Baughman

January 30, 2013

Bobby always had a smile, and a quick quip. I was always glad to see him when he picked up the dental cases. He was a very special person. Just know that now he is in a better place, with NO pain.

Buddy Bradley

January 29, 2013

I'm sorry to hear of Bob's passing.I enjoyed many days flying models with Bob a great flyer and a great person.

Chris & Rose Bayer

January 25, 2013

May knowing that Bob is now at peace and has no more pain bring you comfort. He fought the good fight. Thinking if you.

January 25, 2013

Catherine, I'm so sorry to hear of your husbands death. My prayer are going up for you.

Cecilia and Robert Hines

January 24, 2013

We will miss Bob's positive attitude and great sense of humor. Our heart goes out to Catherine, his parents and family and we pray for your peace.

Vickie&Terry Mead

January 24, 2013

We are so very sorry for your loss Catherine. Even though we hadn't seen Bob in years, we held him dear in our hearts! Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers...

January 24, 2013

I am so sorry for your loss Catherine. Lifting up Prayers for you and your family. May God Watch Over You and give you Strength during this difficult time.
Linda Lawson Jordan Pensacola FL