Juanita Reeder of Delta died Friday, Nov. 6, 2015, at Delta County Memorial Hospital. She was 75.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Nov. 13, at the Delta IOOF Lodge #116 with the Rebekahs officiating. Inurnment will be in Cedaredge Cemetery.
Juanita R. Hodge was born in Cedaredge Jan. 7, 1940, to Henry and Hattie (Pierce) Hodge. She spent her childhood in Cedaredge and graduated from Cedaredge High School.
She received a degree in business in Denver.
On July 3, 1966, she married Clifford Reeder in Salida. Their family included one child and three stepchildren.
Mrs. Reeder enjoyed family barbecues and get-togethers, pinochle, bingo, shopping and eating out, especially at C & J Café.
She was a member of the Katherine Rebekah Lodge #65 and the Delta Emblem Club.
She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Clifford Reeder of Delta; two daughters, Benita (Tom) McLeod of Delta and Rayvonne Reeder of Delta; a stepson, Wayne Ake and his companion Michelle Groom of Delta; a sister, Louise Green of Grand Junction; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a stepson, Dean Reeder.
Memorial contributions may be made to HopeWest, P.O. Box 24, Delta, CO 81416.
Taylor Funeral Service is handling the arrangements.
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On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.