Regina Irene Horine Kalb, 70, of Madison, Indiana, died Tuesday, July 13, 2021, at her home in Madison.
She was born on Nov. 27, 1950, in Jefferson County, Indiana, to Lawrence Russell and Eunice Pearl Bibb Horine. She was raised in the Saluda community and was baptized in the New Prospect Baptist Church where she was raised. She graduated from Madison Consolidated High School in 1968 and married William Joseph “Bill” Kalb on July 23, 1983, in Madison and they had two sons. She had worked in the engineering department at Grote Industries and retired after 36 years of service. She was a volunteer with the End of the Month meal program at Prince of Peace Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus Tootsie Roll Drive. She enjoyed walking in downtown Madison, Clifty Falls State Park and the Heritage Trail as well as watching golf with her husband and attending sporting events and local festivals. She was a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church in Madison. She loved animals, especially her grand-dogs, Bailie and Saidie.
Survivors include her husband of 38 years of Madison; her sons, Kristopher Lane Kalb of Indianapolis, and Darren Montgomery Kalb of Madison; her sisters, Ruby Lorraine Horine Nichols and Janet Carol Taff, both of Madison; two brothers, Dr. Randall Keith Horine of Indianapolis and Lawrence Stacey Horine of Madison; and an aunt, a cousin and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Nelson Leon “Bud” Horine, on June 10, 2020.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 17, at the Prince of Peace Catholic Church in downtown Madison. Private graveside services will follow in the St. Joseph Cemetery in downtown Madison. Visitation is 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday and 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. The Rosary will be prayed at 7:30 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Jefferson County Animal Shelter or the New Prospect Cemetery Association through the funeral home. Online condolences and memorials, www.morgan-nay.com.