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In Memory of

Mary Lou Reed

February 21, 1933 - November 27, 2016

Obituary


Mary Lou Watchbaugh Reed, 83, of Fremont, Indiana, passed away on Sunday, November 27, 2016, after struggling with pancreatic cancer. She was very courageous throughout her illness.

She was born on February 21, 1933 and raised in Frankfort, Indiana, and was a 1951 graduate of Frankfort High School. She eventually moved to Vero Beach, Florida, where she raised her two sons. After retiring she moved north to be close to family.

Mary Lou was a resident of Brockville Commons Senior Living for 19 years, and served as treasurer of the tenant council for...

Mary Lou Watchbaugh Reed, 83, of Fremont, Indiana, passed away on Sunday, November 27, 2016, after struggling with pancreatic cancer. She was very courageous throughout her illness.

She was born on February 21, 1933 and raised in Frankfort, Indiana, and was a 1951 graduate of Frankfort High School. She eventually moved to Vero Beach, Florida, where she raised her two sons. After retiring she moved north to be close to family.

Mary Lou was a resident of Brockville Commons Senior Living for 19 years, and served as treasurer of the tenant council for several years, and also volunteered and delivered Meals on Wheels. She was a life member of the Eagles Lodge in Vero Beach, Florida.

She is survived by her daughter, Sally Jo Bates Appleget of Indianapolis, Indiana, a son, Mike Henry of Vero Beach, Florida, sisters, Martha Lynch of Kokomo, Indiana, Jane Ann Pritchard (Bob) Osterholt of Angola, Indiana, brothers, Ernest Gene Pritchard of Pinellas Park, Florida, and Albert Gene Watchbaugh of Frankfort, Indiana, a daughter-in-law, Amy Henry of Vero Beach, Florida, 7 grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews, and great-great-nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a son, Max Henry, Sr., and a grandson, Tony Appleget.

Secrets, giggles, sometimes tears, sister & friend, through the years, sadly missed by Jane Ann.

Following her wishes, cremation will take place, and there will be no services.

Memorial donations in her memory are requested to the Steuben County Cancer Association.