Naomi M. Reed

OBIT Reed PicDec. 4, 1921 – March 20, 2014

A memorial service for former Greybull resident Naomi M. Reed of Pine Bluffs was held March 25 at the United Methodist Church in Pine Bluffs. Naomi, 92, died March 20 at Life Care Center of Cheyenne.

Naomi, the daughter of Frank and Martha Schmidt Huebner, was born Dec. 4, 1921, at the family home in rural Houston County, Minnesota. She graduated from Houston High School. She graduated from St. Francis School of Nursing in LaCrosse, Wis., in 1945.

She married Richard Reed March 8, 1946, at the South Ridge United Methodist Church where she was baptized and will be buried.

The Reeds moved to Casper in 1950 where she worked as a registered nurse. The family moved to the Basin and Greybull area where she worked for Dr. Gregg, South Big Horn County Hospital, Bonnie Bluejacket Memorial Nursing Home and later for Dr. Stoetzel in Pine Bluffs.

She was preceded in death by her son, David, in 1952; husband, Richard, in 1998; her parents; four brothers, Vernon, Kenneth, Daniel and Hollis, and a sister, Lillian.

She is survived by her daughter Linda; her son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Kathleen Reed; sister Ruth Kraft; grandson and granddaughter-in-law, Michael and Erin Reed; one granddaughter, Jennifer Lake and her husband Travis, and three great-grandchildren.

Interment was at Hillcrest Cemetery, South Ridge United Methodist Church, LaCrescent, Minn..

Memorial donations can be made to the Pine Bluffs Senior Center or the Pine Bluffs United Methodist Church.