FREDERICKTOWN — Kennethea M. Reed, 89, of Fredericktown passed away on Monday, July 29, 2019, at her home.

She was born Dec. 26, 1929, in Morrow County, to the late Grant and Luella (Foos) Ness. Kennethea attended the Berlin United Methodist Church and was a member of the Central Ohio Draft Horse Association.

She is survived by her sons, Joe (Sally) Reed, Martin Reed, Jim (Linda Ewell) Reed; her daughter, Ruth Ann Kearns; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and her brother, Emerald Ness.

In addition to her parents, Kennethea was preceded in death by her husband J. William Reed; her great-grandson, Colton Reed; two brothers and four sisters.

In keeping with Kennethea’s wishes, there will be no calling hours. The family will observe a private service.

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The Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown is honored to serve the family of Kennethea M. Reed.


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