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Thursday, Apr. 28, 2016

Ezra C. Reed

Wednesday, April 21, 2004

Ezra C. Reed, 93, of Bloomfield, passed away April 18, 2004 at 11:08 p.m. at Bloomington Hospital.

Born Jan. 8, 1911, in Greene County, he was the son of Simon and Lessie (Hasler) Reed.

He was a self-employed farmer, worked for the state highway department, and was also a custodian at Bloomfield schools. He was a member of the Bloomfield First Christian Church.

Survivors include his wife, Mary L. Reed of Bloomfield; two daughters, Marianne Smith of Spencer and Lorilee Jolliff of Elnora; one brother, John Reed of Odon; six grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Iola Reed in 1970; one sister; two brothers; and his parents.

Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on Thursday at the Bloomfield First Christian Church with athe Rev. Danny Caulkins and the Rev. Billy Ed Hostettler officiating. Burial will follow in Grandview Cemetery in Bloomfield.

Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. today at Jenkins & Sons Funeral Home in Bloomfield, and one hour prior to service at the church Thursday.