Nancy J. Reed, age 76, of Huntington, passed away Wednesday, December 23, 2020, at 5:45 pm at Autumn Ridge- Wabash. She graduated from Lancaster High School in 1962 and worked as a winder at Memcor for over 25 years. She then worked in food service at United Technology. Nancy was an avid bowler, and enjoyed playing softball and watching Chicago Cubs baseball and IU basketball.
Nancy was born May 22, 1944, in Huntington, a daughter of Charles and Sylvia (Searles) Kern. On December 12, 1964 she married her beloved husband of 56 years William “Bill” Reed in Huntington and he survives in Huntington. Also surviving are 2 daughters Theresa Wyatt and Julie (Tony) Harrell both of Huntington, grandchildren Billy Wyatt, Jake Wyatt, Aaron Harrell, Bryan Harrell, Logan Harrell, great-grandchildren Alana Wyatt, Eliana Homdrom, Ryder Wyatt, Reed Wyatt and a sister Jeanette Black of Fort Wayne. She was preceded in death by a grandson Cody Wyatt, 2 brothers Paul Kern & Dale Kern, and 2 sisters Bernice Blake and Belle McKinney.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, December 29 from 10 am to 12 pm at Deal-Rice Funeral Home, Huntington Chapel, preceding the 12:15 pm graveside service at Mt. Etna Cemetery.
Preferred memorials are to the Family c/o Deal-Rice Funeral Home, 338 E. Washington, Huntington, IN 46750.
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