TENTATIVE SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: SATURDAY, APRIL 22, 2023 AT GREEN FUNERAL HOME, HILLMAN. VISITATION BEGINS AT 9AM AND SERVICE AT 11AM FOLLOWED BY INTERMENT AT HILLMAN RUST TWP CEMETERY.
On January 23, 2023, Regina Gail Ulrich passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at her Florida home in Ruskin, FL at the age of 62. When it was her time, the sun shined down on her, and the angels took her home. She enjoyed staying in Ruskin, Florida 5 months of the year as a snowbird. She was born in Alpena, Michigan to the late Alvin Werner and Beverly (Jones) Smith on November 14, 1960. She resided in Johannesburg while raising her children. Her home was always Hillman, Michigan where she retired. She was a proud member of the Atlanta Eagles. She enjoyed bowling and shooting pool for many years. Regina also enjoyed fishing, two-tracking, playing cards and going to the beach. She loved spending time with her family and friends the most, that was her world. If there was a good time to be had she was there, she truly was the life of the party. Her personality, smile, and contagious laugh will be deeply missed by all. She was a proud mother, a grandmother, a sister, an aunt, and a friend to many. She always made time for everyone. Everyone was special to her and she made sure they knew it.
Regina is survived by her husband, Robert Ulrich; children, Michael Young of Gaylord, MI; Kandy (Phillip) McMahan of Tampa, Florida; Andrew Baker of Tampa, Florida; grandchildren, Kayla Kibby, Madison Kibby, Andrew Baker Jr, Charles Baker; siblings, Trudy (Scott) Wassmann, Ken (Kim)Werner, Cash (Cathy) Smith, Jerry Werner, Alberta (Jim) Hoggard, Angie Werner and Scott Werner. She was preceded in death by her parents Alvin Werner and Beverly (Clint) Smith.
Funeral services will take place at 11:00 AM on Saturday, April 22, 2023 at Green Funeral Home, Hillman; Marsha Marquardt officiating. Visitation will take place from 9:00 AM until time of service with interment following at Hillman Rust Township Cemetery. A luncheon will follow the burial at Rust Township Hall.