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Edward D. Reed

December 24, 1938 ~ April 12, 2023 (age 84) 84 Years Old
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Edward Reed Obituary

Edward D. Reed 
April 12, 2023 

Edward D. Reed, 84, of N. Front St., Friedensburg, passed away on Wednesday, April 12, 2023 at home surrounded by his family. 

Born on December 24, 1938 in Pottsville, he was a son of the late Warren and Miriam Clauser Reed. 

Edward was a 1956 graduate of Cressona High School.

He was an Army veteran having last served with the 16th Det 562d Arty Fort Bliss, TX. 

Edward worked in maintenance for Honeywell in Marlin.

He was a member of St. John's Reformed Church, Friedensburg, Camp Robert Hunting Lodge and Friedensburg Fish and Game.

Preceding him in death were a daughter, Pamela Reed and a sister, Joyce Casner. 

Surviving are his wife of 60 1/2 years, Darlene Fisher Reed; a daughter, Debra and husband William Winslow of Green Lane, Pa.; a son, Robert Reed of Pine Grove; four grandchildren,  Tyler Winslow of Coopersburg, Pa., Samantha Winslow of Portland, OR,  Amanda and husband Christopher Geltmacher of Columbia, Pa. and  Andrielle Wolfe of Louisville, KY; two great grandchildren, Zachery Lambert and Christopher Reed Geltmacher; a brother, Kenneth Reed of New Bloomfield; four sisters, Joan Rhen of Orwigsburg, Emma Jane and husband Dale Nowland of Northeast, MD, Marie Marshall of Vancouver, WA, Linda and husband Dr. Charles Green of The Villages, FL; and nieces and nephews. 

Services will be held at the convenience of the family.  Interment will be in St. John's Reformed Cemetery, Friedensburg. 

In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made to St. John's Reformed Church Memorial Fund, 17 Chestnut Street, P. O. Box 58, Friedensburg, PA 17933 in his memory. 

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