Michael A. Bregg

NORFOLK — Graveside services for Michael A. Bregg, 66, a resident of North Main Street, Norfolk, will be held on Friday, July 23, 2021, at 1:30 p.m. at the Visitation Cemetery in Norfolk with the Rev. Garry Giroux presiding. Michael passed away unexpectedly while boating on the Raquette River in Norfolk.

Michael is survived by his two brothers, Frank Bregg of Waddington and Martin Bregg of Norfolk; his two sisters, Barbara and Matthew Paggi of Montgomery Center, Vermont, and Laura and Michael Stender of Saranac Lake; as well as several nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews. He was predeceased by his parents Francis and Mary Bregg, sister-in-law Norma Bregg and longtime companion Lorraine Jeanson.

Born in Potsdam on Sept. 19, 1954, to the late Francis A. and Mary Margaret Molnar Bregg, Michael graduated from Norwood-Norfolk Central School as well as Canton ATC with an associate’s degree in Construction Trades. He was a self-employed carpenter and handyman. He loved the outdoors, fishing, hunting and gardening. Michael also enjoyed wood crafts and tinkering with engines. Mike was well known for his ability to repair and fix items and was a self-taught birder, mycologist and brewer.

Following the graveside service, friends and family are invited to gather at the Bregg Winery at 56 West Main St., Norfolk. Memorial donations in Michael’s memory can be made to the Norfolk Fire Department and/or Norfolk Rescue Squad, and memories and condolences may be shared online at www.buckfuneralhome.com. The Buck Funeral Home in Norfolk is serving the family of Michael A. Bregg.