Robert "Bob" Reed died April 18, 2013, at his home in Austin. He was 76.
Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, April 26, at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta, with Pastor James Gall officiating. Inurnment will be held at Cedaredge Cemetery. A light luncheon will follow at 21069 Lanning Road in Austin.
Robert W. Reed was born in Delta Jan. 30, 1937, to Donald and Hazel (Lehigh) Reed. He graduated from Delta High School.
He married Carolyn (Pyle) Gohn Aug. 15, 1987, in Grand Junction. They lived in Grand Junction before moving to Austin in 1992.
Mr. Reed was an avid storyteller. He enjoyed working on vehicles, hunting, fishing, wildlife and off-roading.
He was employed with the Colorado Department of Transportation from 1960 until his retirement in 1992.
Mr. Reed is survived by his wife, Carolyn Reed of Austin; daughters, Debra Ogaz and husband Ron of Santa Cruz, Calif., Donna Marlow and husband Jim of Sterling, Kan., and Julie Williams and husband Steve of Grand Junction; son, Kenneth Reed and wife Jennifer of Grand Junction; stepdaughter, Kathleen Maybury and husband Steve of Meeker; stepsons, Gregory Gohn and wife Deanna, and Marc Gohn Sr., all of Grand Junction; three brothers, Tony Reed and wife Betty of Cedaredge, Don Reed and wife Kathy of Cory, and Calvin Reed and wife Ann of Grand Junction; a sister, Bernice Van Matre of Grand Junction; 20 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Rebecca Radenbaugh and a grandson, Marc Gohn Jr.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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