Mrs. Regina Denson

By Orleans Hub Posted 21 December 2021 at 1:29 pm

Mrs. Regina Denson, 99, of Medina, entered into rest on Sun., Dec. 19, 2021 at the Medina Memorial Hospital- North Wing Skilled Nursing Facility.

Born Oct. 17, 1922 in Medina, she was a daughter of the late Timothy and Elizabeth (Flannery) Doody. Mrs. Denson graduated from Medina High School and went on to earn a teaching degree from Brockport State Teacher’s College in 1944. She married the late William R. Denson in December of 1944. Mrs. Denson was a kindergarten teacher for the Medina Central School District for over 30 years. She was a parishioner of Holy Trinity R.C. Parish, St. Mary’s Church, where she served as Eucharistic minister. She was active with the American Association of University Women and the Parent Teacher Association. Mrs. Denson was also an avid reader.

In addition to her parents she was predeceased by her beloved husband of 71 years, William Denson in 2015; sister, Mary Doody; and brother, Frank Doody.

Left to cherish her memory are her children: Barbara (Richard Hart) Denson of Brockport, William (Carolina) Denson of Bergen and Jim Denson of Medina; and grandchildren: Jeanne and Ricky Denson.

A private funeral service will be held at the Cooper Funeral Home and interment will be in West Ridgeway Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Medina Memorial Hospital- North Wing Activities Program, 200 Ohio St., Medina, NY 14103; or to the Lee-Whedon Memorial Library, 620 West Ave., Medina, NY 14103.

Arrangements are in the care of Cooper Funeral Home, 215 W. Center St., Medina. Share condolences at