Amos Reed |
Amos Reed was born to eternal life on Sunday, December 3, 2017, at the age of 83.
He is survived by his loving wife, Jeraldine, of 61 years; his children Michael (Jill) Reed, Patrick (Donna) Reed and Jean Marie Reed; his grandchildren John, Rachel, Jessica, Justin, Jennifer, Jeanette, Andy, Amy and Ashley; 13 great-grandchildren; two brothers; and six sisters. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Nina; five brothers; and two sisters. Amos served in the United States Air Force for 22 years, was a lifetime member of the American Legion and the VFW, and was also a member of the Post 91 Color Guard. He worked maintenance at St. Johnís Northwestern Military Academy for 33 years. He loved watching birds at his home, going to Brewers games, working outside, being outdoors in general, and in the summer he enjoyed cutting wood for the Boy Scouts.
Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the time of Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 16, at Holy Name of Jesus Evangelical Catholic Church (located in the Zion Lutheran Church), N557 Main St., Ashippun.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to AngelsGrace Hospice, the church, or a charity of donorís choice are appreciated.
Special thanks to his hospice nurse Bonnie and his caregiver Miranda.
Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 262-567-4459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.