SOUTHBRIDGE — Regina Y. (Lussier) Mrazik, 83, passed away on Thursday, March 1, in her home after a sudden illness.
Her husband, Richard G. Mrazik, died in 1999. She leaves her son, Alan R. Mrazik and his wife Katherine of Southbridge; her daughter, Lynn Bozyk and her husband John of Brookfield; her brother, Raymond Lussier of Hudson; her five grandchildren, Keith Howe, Jr. and his wife Elizabeth, Brandon Bozyk and his wife Cheryl, Stephen Bozyk and his wife Kira, Katherine Mrazik and Matthew Mrazik; and two great grandchildren, Nathan Howe and Noah Bozyk. She was predeceased by her great grandson, Steven Howe in 2013 and by her sister, Lorraine Eno on Feb. 9th of this year. She was born in Southbridge the daughter of Edward and Regina (Mandeville) Lussier. She was a graduate of the former Notre Dame High School in Southbridge.
Regina was the Tax Collector for the Town of Southbridge for 26 years, retiring several years ago. She previously worked as a bookkeeper for WESO Radio in Southbridge for several years and also previously worked for the YMCA in Southbridge. After retiring she remained an active volunteer at the Southbridge Town Hall.
Regina was an animal lover and was an avid NASCAR fan and made several trips to the Daytona 500. She loved to travel, especially to Cape Cod. Most of all her greatest joy was her grandchildren.
Calling hours for Regina will be held on Saturday, March 10, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Daniel T. Morrill Funeral Home, 130 Hamilton St., Southbridge, with a funeral service to follow in the funeral home at 6 p.m. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family.