Gene Reed, 82, passed away, Friday, (November 24, 2017) at Huntington Living Center, Waterloo.
In keeping with Gene’s request there will be no public calling hours.A graveside service with full Military Honors will be Sunday, (December 3) , at 11:00 a.m. in Moore Hill Cemetery, Emporium, Pa.
The family requests memorial contributions be directed to Beverly Animal Shelter, 50 E. River Street, Waterloo, NY 13165.
Gene was born on April 25, 1935, in Emporium, Pa., the son of the late John R. and Florence V. (Ives) Reed. He retired as a Chemical Operator from Evans Chemetics, Waterloo. Gene enjoyed hunting and anything to do with the outdoors.
Gene is survived by his sons Tim (Jeneve) Reed of Clifton Springs and Todd (Ellen) of Canoga; grandchildren John, Susan and Maggie Rose Reed; great-granddaughter, Azaria Reed; brothers Jim (Carol) Reed of Emporium, Pa. and Grover (Shirley) Reed of Ohio; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Besides his parents, Gene was predeceased by his wife, Zelia Reed.