Reed, Nelson A.
Nelson A. Reed, 80, of Doylestown, passed away Saturday, July 24, 1999, surrounded by his loving family.
Services will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Zak-Monbarren Funeral Home in Doylestown, with the Rev. Lynn Garth officiating. Burial will be at Chestnut Hill Cemetery.
Friends may call Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the funeral home, where a service will be held at 8 p.m. by the Lions.
Memorial contributions may be made to Doylestown United Methodist Church, 153 Church St., Doylestown 44230; or Doylestown Health Care Center Activities Department, 95 Black Drive, Doylestown 44230.
He was born June 1, 1919 in Easton to Jacob and Flossie (Swagler) Reed and married Alyce H. Irby on Nov. 29, 1947. She preceded him in death.
Surviving are children and their spouses, Richard and Nancy Reed of Wooster, Kenneth and Tracy Reed and Minda and Daniel Garbinsky, all of Akron; grandsons, Robert and Christopher Reed of Wooster and Daniel and Andrew Garbinsky of Akron; brother-in-laws and their spouses, James and Faye Irby of Florida, and Jerry and Nancy Irby of Clinton; sisters-in-law, Carol Cook and her husband, James, of Norton and Dona Scarito of Clinton; nieces and nephews of the Weahry family in the Creston area; and his "family" at Doylestown Health Care Center, where he was a resident for 12 years.
[Source: The Daily Record (Wooster) Obituaries, July 26, 1999]