Regalado D. Malabanan
Regalado Malabanan was born on May 13, 1947 in Calamba, Laguna - Philippines. He is the youngest and only son of Silvestre and Lutgarda. His Siblings are Lucinda, Soledad, Andrea, and Valentina who is the only surviving sibling. Reggie married on May 6, 1978 to Filipina Bueno; is the father to sons Eugene and James; and Grandfather to Hana, Ethan and Charlotte.
Reggie moved to the United States in 1980 and made a home in Summit, NJ. He was a jack of all trades, working jobs as an accountant, manager, courier and business owner; until finally pursuing a career at Continental Airlines where he retired at age 59. In faith, he was a parishioner at St. James the Apostle Church in Springfield, NJ and was an active member of Bukas Loob Sa Diyos in Rahway, NJ. He was heavily involved with praise ministry and volunteered some of his time to medical missions. In his spare time, he traveled with his family, enjoyed gardening, automobiles and was an avid player of golf. He was fun, loving, and enjoyed life. He will be remembered for his sense of humor and outgoing personality.
Regalado Malabanan passed away on January 1, 2020 at Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital in New York, NY at age 72. He leaves as a welcoming friend, loyal son and brother, devoted husband, caring father, and a loving grandfather.