John Anthony Reed |

John Anthony Reed

Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado
John Anthony Reed

John Anthony Reed, 50, passed away April 22 at his residence in Rifle.

John was born August 15, 1959 in Wyandot, Michigan to Junior Archie and Dorothy Irene (Sines) Reed. When John was 7, the family moved to Colorado where he finished his schooling; graduating from Rifle High School in 1977. John enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing, cooking and gardening. He also enjoyed sharing his love of the outdoors with the children in his life. He worked at and ran Reed’s Auto in Silt for many years. He was always willing to lend a dollar, a hand, or an ear to anyone who needed it. He leaves behind many friends and family who will miss him dearly.

John was preceded in death by his father Junior Reed.

He is survived by his mother Dorothy Reed; brothers Charlie (Mary) Reed, Fred “Andy” (Kristine) Reed, George (Pam) Reed and Joe (Becci) Reed; sisters Cindy (David) Boyd, and Cathy (Randy) Urban; 6 nephews; 5 nieces; 3 great-nephews and 4 great-nieces.

Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life will be held Thursday, April 29, 1:30 pm at the Church of the Open Door in Rifle.

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