Raymond F. Reed

November 5, 1920 - March 1, 2004

Age: 83

Osgood, Indiana


Date of Death: Monday, March 1, 2004 at 10:00 a.m.
Place of Death:
Manderly Healthcare Center at Osgood          
Date of Birth:
November 5, 1920
Place of Birth: Pleasant, Indiana
Date of Funeral:
Friday, March 5, 2004 at 11:00 a.m.
Place: Westport Baptist Church
Visitation: Thursday from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. at the Bass & Gasper Funeral Home in Westport
                 and Friday 1 hour prior to the service at the church.
Officiating: Rev. David A. Scaggs
Final Resting Place: Westport Cemetery

Parents: Frank and Minnie (Gunion) Reed


Residential: He was born and raised in Pleasant, Indiana. He was a former resident of Westport.
                  He has been a resident of Osgood for the past 3 years.

Occupation: He was a farmer and had retired from Bonn Aluminum at Greensburg
                    in 1981 after 28 years of service.

Memberships: 50 year member of the Switzerland Masonic Lodge # 122

                     F. & A.M. at Vevay, Indiana.

                     Tanglewood Baptist Church


1st Married to: Nellie Conkle
             Date: February 14, 1940
           Place: Pleasant, Indiana
   She preceded him in death January 28, 1968. 


  2nd Marriage to: Ruth Nichols
                  Date: September 12, 1969
                 Place: Greensburg, Indiana



Wife - Ruth Reed - Osgood, Indiana

3 Daughters - Sharon Riedel - Madison, Indiana

                     Brenda Reibel - Charlottesville, Virginia

                     Mary Gonya - Goshen, Kentucky

2 Step Daughters - Joanne Catron - Greensburg, Indiana

                             Melba Colson - Gainsville, Florida

4 Step Sons - Patrick Glenn Williams - Chattanooga, Tennessee

                     David Williams - Lafayette, Indiana

                     Jack Williams - Hayden, Indiana

                     Clarion Williams - Greensburg, Indiana

4 Sisters - Wilma Reed - Yorktown, Indiana

                Freda Thorton - Madison, Indiana

                Marjorie Olds - Versailles, Indiana

                Betty Shelton - Greenwood, Indiana

37 Grandchildren

Several Great Grandchildren


Preceded in death by: Parents

                                   1st Wife: Nellie Reed

                                   1 Son: Danny Keith Reed

                                   1 Brother: David Reed



Memorial contributions may be made to the Masonic Home at Franklin or to the

Gideon Memorial Bible Program through the Bass & Gasper Funeral Home.


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