In Memory of




Obituary for Regina Colgan (Shaw)

Regina Colgan, 55 years old, passed away peacefully with her family by her side
on Tuesday March 19, 2024, at Overlook Medical Center in Summit, NJ.

Born in Mount Holly, N.J., to Richard Shaw and Marion (McCaffrey) La Salle.
Regina graduated from the Institute for Psychoanalytic Studies with a Doctorate
Degree in Psychoanalysis. She was a psychotherapist with her own practice. She
derived immense pride and joy from her dedication to caring for and assisting

Regina always cherished her time outdoors. Finding solace in nature.
Among all settings, the beach held a special place in her heart, particularly when
surrounded by her loved ones.

Regina is survived by her devoted children; Christine Colgan and Ewan Colgan
both of Woodcliff Lake, NJ. She is the beloved daughter of Richard Shaw of
Hamilton, N.J., and Marion LaSalle of Browns Mills, N.J. Loving sister of Ginny
Palmer and her fiancée, Wayne Seargent of Norwich, N.Y., and Jennie Shaw of
Hamilton, N.J. Adored by many loving nieces and nephews.

A visitation for Regina will be held at the Ferguson Funeral Home, 27 Third Street,
Sussex, N.J., on Tuesday, March 26, 2024, from 10am-12pm. Funeral services will
immediately follow. Burial to take place at North Hardyston Cemetery. Online
condolences may be offered to the family at