Carole J. Reed

MILROY – Carole J. Reed, 74, of Milroy, died at 1:30 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, at Geisinger-Lewis- town Hospital.

She was born on June 27, 1939, in Lewistown, a daughter of the late Joseph and Jennie (Bitner) Ard. Her husband, Maurice R. “Tim” Reed Sr., whom she married on Aug. 29, 1958, survives.

Also surviving are: her children, Cynthia A. Helminiak, of Williamsport, and Maurice R. Reed Jr. and wife, Penny, of Lewistown; five grandchildren, Sarah Helminiak, Katie Butler, Michael Helminiak, Christopher Reed and Cody Miller; four great-grandchildren and one on the way; and her sisters, Grace Shoffstall, of Somerset, Virginia Haines, of McAlisterville and Joyce Fox, of Middletown.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Arthur Ard and sisters, Mary Jane Ard and Nancy Fleisher.

She had worked at Fisher Electronics, Milroy.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, at Bohn Funeral Home, Reedsville, with the Rev. Robert L. Zorn officiating. Interment will take place in Church Hill Cemetery, Milroy.

A viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home.

For those who wish, memorial donations may be sent to Rescue Our Furry Friends, 133 N. Walnut St., Burnham, PA 17009.