Marilyn Ruth Reed, 81, of Greeley, died Sunday, February 3, 2013 at Swedish Medical Center in Englewood. She was born on December 25, 1931 in Reed City, Michigan to Charles Lance and Flossie Mae (Jones) Cousineau.
Mrs. Reed worked as a Dental Assistant for Dr. E.D. Miller and a Traffic Control Flagger. She was a registrar for the DAR, Registrar and a charter member of Colonial Dames XVII Century and past president and member of the Weld County Genealogical Society.
Mrs. Reed enjoyed quilting, crocheting, oil painting, traveling and spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband, Bert E. Reed of Greeley; a daughter, Nancy Coffman (Randy); a son, Edward Reed (Jennie); brother, Russell Cousineau (Jean); sister, Shelva Davis; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Shirley Hardin and her parents.
Friends may visit from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Wednesday at Stoddard Funeral Home. Funeral service 11:00 a.m. Thursday at Stoddard Funeral Home. Interment Sunset Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Susan B. Komen Cancer Foundation in care of Stoddard Funeral Home, 3205 West 28th Street, Greeley, Colorado 80634.
Please visit www.stoddardsunset.com to sign online guestbook.