Regina F. ‘Gina’ Laird

Feb. 25, 1960 – March 21, 2020


Regina F. “Gina” Laird, 60, Altoona, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, at her residence.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Samuel and Louise (Grillo) Coen.

Surviving are three daughters: Heather Laird (Nick Benjamin) and Amanda (Gavin) Wasylak, all of Altoona, and Samantha Price (Joey III) of Shade Gap; four grandchildren: Izzie Benjamin, Oscar Wasylak, and Max and Vinny Price; two sisters: Karen Rhoa and Nancy Williams, both of Altoona; and her boyfriend of the past 12 years, Kevin Swauger, of Coalport.

She was preceded in death by her former spouse, Thomas Laird.

Regina was a 1978 graduate of Bishop Guilfoyle High School and had worked in the hospitality industry for many years.

She loved her dog OD, the ocean, reading and pillow fights with her grandchildren. She also loved cooking and baking for friends, family and with her grandchildren.

Services will be held at a later date when public visitation and services are available. Arrangements are by The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona.

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