Virginia Reed

      Virginia Reed, 75, of Coon Rapids, MN, formerly of Greenbush, MN, died Friday, December 11, 2015 in Mercy Hospital at Coon Rapids.


      Virginia Ann Reed, the daughter of William & Gladys (Halvorson) Reed, was born on Christmas Eve, December 24, 1939 at Roseau, MN.  She grew up and attended school in Greenbush and graduated from Greenbush High School, Class of 1958.


      She lived in Greenbush and Roseau her entire life up to 3 years ago when she moved to her sister, Maxine’s home in Coon Rapids, MN.  Maxine says it was a great blessing to have Virginia with her and her family the past few years.


      Virginia enjoyed doing crossword puzzles, watching the birds, doing yard work and spending time with the family dogs, Maggie & Sara.


      She is survived by her sister—Maxine Jadlow (Charles Takusi) of Coon Rapids, MN.

      Her brother and sister-in-law—Wayne & Betty Reed of Columbia Heights, MN.

      Niece—Christine (Brian) Mclain of St Paul, MN.

      2 nephews—William Jadlow of Coon Rapids and  Mitch Reed of Big Lake, MN.

      Grand nephews—Jordan and William Jones.

      and a Great-grand nephew—Henry Jones.

      Many cousins and friends.  She loved everyone.


      She was preceded in death by her parents, William & Gladys Reed, brother-in-law—Harold Jadlow, uncles, aunts and other relatives.


      Virginia will be celebrating her birthday and Christmas this year with Jesus.


      Funeral services were held at 11:30 AM Saturday, December 19, 2015 in Bethel Lutheran Church of Greenbush with Pastor Mark Mathews, officiating. Linda Sovde was the organist and Vocal music was provided by Marie Olson.


      Burial was in Bethel Lutheran Cemetery of Greenbush with Gieseke Funeral Chapel of Greenbush in charge of funeral arrangements.