Doris REED

Obituary of Doris REED

Doris K. REED, 83, of Genesee, PA, died Monday, April 9, 2018 in her home.  

 

Born August 16, 1934, in Genesee, she was the daughter of Howard G. and Dorothea L. McConeghy Kenyon.  

 

On March 21, 1953, in Genesee, she married Donald R. Reed, who predeceased her on March 1, 1981.  

 

A graduate of Genesee High School and Elmira Business Institute, she and her husband owned and operated Kenyon’s Store in Genesee.  She was employed by Reed’s Market in Genesee for many years.  

 

Doris was a member of the Genesee United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women, and was active in Potter County unit of the American Cancer Society for many years.  

 

Surviving are:  four children, Brian (Deb) Reed of Andover, NY, Allan (Vonda) Reed of Mansfield, PA, Donald (Karen) Reed, Jr. of Genesee, and Verena (John) Monagle of Juneau, AK; 14 grandchildren;  25 great- grandchildren;  a sister, Verena Ruddnick of Zephyrhills, FL;  a brother, Robert (Sandra) Kenyon of Genesee;  nieces and nephews.  

 

Friends may call Friday, April 13, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at the Genesee United Methodist Church, where a Memorial Service will be held on Saturday at 1:00 PM.  The Rev. Rob Anderson, and her grandson, Rev. Jason Reed, will co-officiate.  Burial will be in Genesee Cemetery.  

 

Memorials may be made to the Genesee United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 137, Genesee, PA 16923.  

 

Arrangements are entrusted to the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, PA.  

 

Online condolences may be expressed at www.olneyfuneralhome.com.