Marlborough – Regina H. (Ferruccio) Troumpalos, 83, died Friday March 20, 2009, surrounded by her family, at Beaumont Nursing Home of Northborough after an illness. She was the wife of the late Socrates "James" Troumpalos, who died in 1974.
She leaves her daughters, Diane Rigney and her husband, William; Barbara Christensen and her husband, Robert; and Joanne DelGreco and her husband, Daniel. She also leaves her brother, Robert Ferruccio; her sisters, Judy Ferruccio and Yolanda Denton; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
Born in Marlborough, the daughter of Emilio and Violet (Beaudreau) Ferruccio, she was a 1943 graduate of Marlborough High School and lived in the city for most of her life. For the past several years, she had resided at New Horizons in Marlborough.
Mrs. Troumpalos was an assembler for many years at Ditric Optics in Hudson and was also a banquet waitress for many years at the Sheridan Boxborough.
She loved to be with family and friends, and enjoyed going shopping and to bingo.
Funeral services were held March 23 from the John P. Rowe Funeral Home of Marlborough, with burial at a later date at Maplewood Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to either the American Diabetes Association, 330 Congress St., Boston, MA 02210 or to the National Kidney Foundation, 85 Astor Ave., Suite 2, Norwood, MA 02062.