Glenn Reed, 88

Glenn L. Reed, 88, of Wabash, passed away at 7:02 a.m., on Sunday, April 28, 2019, at Parkview Wabash Hospital. 

He was born on Nov. 22, 1930, in North Manchester, to the late John C. and Elizabeth (Flor) Reed. 

Glenn married Bonnie Hamilton on May 9, 1954.  He served in the United States Army.  Afterwards, he worked as a mechanic for John Richards and Oswalt & Thomas, both of Wabash.  Glenn was a member of Treaty Church of Christ. 

Glenn is survived by his wife, Bonnie; four sons, John (Teresa) Reed, of Laketon, Timothy Reed, of Wabash, Steven Reed, of Wabash and Jeff Reed, of Peru; three daughters, Glenna (Kay) Reed, of Columbia City, Linda (Jeffery) Ritter, of Wabash and Peggy Sue Kendall, of Peru; sisters, Rosie Campbell, of Wabash and Carol (Johnny) Fike, of Florida; 24 grandchildren and 35 great-grandchildren. 

He was preceded in death by daughter, Luann Reed, granddaughter, Stacy Cox, five brothers and two sisters.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 2, 2019, at McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Ave., Wabash.  Burial will follow immediately at Friends Cemetery, Wabash.  Viewing hours will be two hours prior to the funeral service, on May 2, 2019, from noon to 2:00 p.m.

Preferred memorials are to Christmas for the Veterans Project, c/o the American Legion, Post 286, 215 E Main St, North Manchester, IN 46962.

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Posted on 2019 May 01