Dora May Reed
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Dora May Reed
  • April 17, 1925 - January 20, 2017
  • Cisne, Illinois

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DORA MAY REED, 91, of rural Cisne, Illinois passed away 6:42am Friday, January 20, 2017 at Cisne Rehabilitation and Health Center.

Dora was born April 17, 1925 at Twin Falls, Idaho to Neils and Matilda (Laws) Pearson. She married Leslie V. Reed August 6, 1943 at Salt Lake City, Utah. He preceded her in death November 15, 1988.

She was a homemaker. She enjoyed quilting and sewing. Dora was a member of Johnsonville Ruritanettes and a member of Rebekah's.

Dora is survived by three daughters Lorna J. Norton of Cisne, IL, and Donna L. Solomon of rural Cisne, IL and Marilyn J. Butler of rural Geff, IL; three sons Leslie G. (Carol Diane) Reed of Hartselle, AL; Wesley L. (Ina) Reed of rural Sims, IL; and Donald R. Reed of rural Cisne, IL. Twelve grandchildren, thirty great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren also survive.

Preceding her in death were her parents, husband, three sisters Alice Bues, Anna North and her twin Doris Sheldon; one brother Neils Pearson, and four grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 2:00pm Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at Hosselton Funeral Home. Burial will be in Dickeyville Cemetery. Visitation will be 6:00pm - 8:00pm Monday, January 23, 2017 at the funeral home.

Memorials may be given to Dickeyville Church or Clay County Hospice and will be accepted at Hosselton Funeral Home.