Lena Reed

REED CITY – Lena Ouderkirk Reed, 95, of Reed City, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, at Lakeview Nursing Home in Cadillac.

She was born on April 15, 1918, in Petoskey, the daughter of Chris and Mary Meyers.

Lena is survived by four sons, Ronald (Ronda) Ouderkirk, of Reed City, Gary Ouderkirk, of Baldwin, Richard (Kay) Ouderkirk, of Grand Rapids, and James (Pat) Ouderkirk, of Florida; plus many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; 12 brothers and sisters; her first husband, Jesse Ouderkirk; second husband, Clarence Reed; her daughter, Dorothy Wiers; and one grandson, Todd Ouderkirk.

Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m., on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, at the Mohnke Funeral Home in Big Rapids, with Pastor Ed Milam officiating. Burial will be at the Ashton Cemetery. Memorial contributions for Hospice of Michigan may be left at the funeral home, where Lena’s family will greet friends from 4 to 6 p.m. today, and prior to services on Tuesday. Share a memory or express condolences at mohnkefuneralhome.com.