Regina Mary (Dias) Monterio

  • Born: November 29, 1930
  • Died: June 12, 2020
  • Location: Stoughton, Massachusetts

Farley Funeral Home

358 Park Street
Stoughton, MA 02072

Tel. (781) 344-2676

Tribute & Message From The Family


Message From The Family

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Regina "Reggie" Mary (Dias) Monterio, 89, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 12, 2020, at her home in Stoughton with her daughter, Donna, and her grandson, Frank III "Boo Boo" by her side. She was the wife of the late Frank A. Monterio, Jr. and a loving mother to three daughters: Rose Marie Miranda, Donna Monterio, and the late Charlene Monterio. Reggie was born and raised in Lawrence, MA and attended St. Mary's School. She was a resident of Stoughton for over 20 years and previously lived in Brockton for a decade. In her free time, she enjoyed playing cards and watching day-time soap operas like Days of Our Lives but her greatest joy came from spending time with her family.

With her name meaning, "Queen," she was the monarch and matriarch of her family. Reggie was known for her quick wit, her infectious smile, and her kind, compassionate spirit. She always had a passion for cooking and baking "goodies" and held many family traditions, especially around the holidays. Throughout her life, she enjoyed traveling to Atlantic City with her niece and best friend, Jeanette.

The things that Reggie will be most remembered by is her deep love for her family and how dedicated she was as a grandmother. Reggie was preceded in death by all of her 9 siblings: Lena, Ralph, Alfred and Silver "Teddy," Eva, Caroline, Antoinette, Blanche and Martha.

Along with her two eldest daughters and god-daughter, Leonida "Lee," Reggie is survived by her 6 grandchildren: Ronald Jr. "Ronnie," Regina, Frank III "Boo Boo," Nannette "Nana," and Michele "Coco" and Nicholas "Nikki" David. She is also survived by her 11 great-grandchildren: Alicia, Veronica, Amanda, Karlos, Frank IV "Woogie," Andrea "Drea," Elycia, David "Bam Bam," Aiden, Greyson, and Jayden; and 4 great-great grandchildren: Denver, Devin, Remington "Remi" Jade, and Asaiah as well as her (grand) nieces and (grand) nephews.

In the last years of her life, Reggie had an extraordinary team of home health aides. Her family expresses deep appreciation and gratitude to those who cared for their beloved mother and grandmother.

Funeral Prayers will be held at the Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park Street (Rte. 27) in Stoughton, MA on Thursday, June 18 at 12PM with visitation prior from 11AM and 12PM. Interment will take place at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne, MA where she will be buried with her late husband. Donations in Reggie's memory may be made to the Make-A-Wish Foundation at 133 Federal Street, Second Floor in Boston, MA 02110. Obituary and directions at www.farleyfh.com.


Condolence & Memory Journal

My dearest auntie Reggie words can not express the sadness I feel now that your gone.you where my favorite aunt growing up.you where so special to me,I love you so much I will cherish my time and memories with you.i will miss you always say hello to ma for me.

Posted by Evon Mendes - Randolph, MA - Family   June 18, 2020

I was saddened to hear that Auntie Reggie had passed away. Our love, light and prayers go out to all of the family.
Sending comforting hugs.
With deepest sympathy,
Frankie and Sharon Redd

Posted by Sharon Redd - Roxbury, MA - Family   June 18, 2020

May Auntie Reggie rest in peace. May God bless the family and keep them safe.

All my love
Cousin Mitzi

Posted by Michelle Carson - Family   June 17, 2020

My dearest auntie Reggie words cannot express the sadness I feel now that you're gone you were my favorite aunt growning-up and you were so special to me I love you so much I will cherish my time and memories with you I will miss you always say hello to my for me your niece Evon

Posted by Evon Mendes - Randolph, MA - Family   June 17, 2020

Auntie Reggie-beautiful sister to my grandmother Lena may you rest in the sweetest peace. My condolences are extended to the family and friends. May God give you all the strength ♥♥

Posted by Yvette Mendes - Brockton, MA - Family   June 17, 2020


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