Jerry Lee Reed
Lee Reed, 61, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2012, at his residence
after his long battle with cancer.
Jerry was born on Oct. 27, 1949, to Francis and Virginia (nee Zepp) Reed
in Ottumwa, Iowa. After schooling, Jerry was in the U.S. Air Force for
four years. He married Penny (nee Clyde) on July 24, 1976, at Holy Hill
and was later blessed with two beautiful daughters. He will also be
dearly missed by his companions, Riley and Snickers.
Jerry is survived by his wife, Penny; children, Jennifer (fiancÚ, Matt
Mueller) and Kimberly (fiancÚ, Paul Gromala). He is further survived by
his mother, Fran Reed; brothers, Gary (Dianne) Reed, Bobby (Kathy) Reed,
Mike Reed, Tim Reed and Richard Cullett; sisters-in-law, Barb (Tim)
Holtz and Paula (Fred) Utpatel; brothers-in-law, Dennis (Debbie) Clyde,
Randall Clyde and Michael Clyde; and many other nieces, nephews, other
relatives and dear friends.
Jerry is preceded in death by his father, Frank Reed; sister, Mary Lou
Erdmann; in-laws, Delbert and Marilyn Clyde; and sister-in-law, Debbie
A funeral service for Jerry will be at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 5,
2011, at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel of West Bend. Visitation will
be at the funeral home on Wednesday, from 4 p.m. until time of service.
Interment will take place at Cedar Creek Cemetery.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family.
A special thank you to all the family, friends and medical staff that
helped take care of Jerry.