Connolly “Mike” Reagan, age 71, of Springfield, Missouri passed away April 9, in Springfield. He was born Dec. 17, 1952, to Mary Virginia and John Dudley Reagan in Ft. Scott, Kansas.

He worked at the Red Barn restaurant during his high school years, which taught him many excellent cooking skills. After graduating high school, he started working for the Frisco, then Burlington Northern Railroads out of Ft. Scott. After being transferred to Springfield, the railroad became the Burlington Northern Santa Fe.

He married Malinda on Feb. 2, 1974. They had two children, Brent in 1974 and Andrea in 1980.

Mike was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Margaret Butler, and brother-in-law, Bob Webster. He is survived by his son Brent (wife Natalie) Reagan, grandchildren, Kenna and Connolly; daughter, Andrea (husband Jake) Ryder, grandchildren, Luca and Andrew; spouse, Malinda Reagan; sister, Jacqueline Webster, Ft. Scott, brother, Tom (Joann) Reagan, Kansas City, Missouri, sister, Patricia (Bill) Spielbusch, St. Paul, Kansas; and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., Friday, April 19, 2024, at Gorman-Scharpf Funeral Home. Memorial Service will follow at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Matt Webster officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to in memory of Connolly (Mike) Reagan.