Rosemary “Rosie” Reed, 87, of Hoopeston, IL, passed away at 11:35 P.M. Sunday July 1, 2018 at Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center.  She was born February 18, 1931, in Henning, IL, the daughter of Leonard and Aural (Turner) Misner.  She married Wayne “Puzz” Reed on March 29, 1949, at the Antioch Church of Christ in rural Rossville, IL.  He preceded her in death.

She is survived by one daughter, Cindy Reed of Danville, IL; one son, Dennis (Kathy) Reed of Prescott Valley, AZ; one sister, June (Andrew) Nebesnyk of Bismarck, IL; one brother, Dean (Ruth) Misner of Hoopeston, IL; special niece and nephew, Dave and Darlene Musk, who were always there to help; great-nieces and great- nephews, Adam Musk, Allison Allison, Donald Wayne Reed, and Jennifer Young, who were like grandchildren to her; step-grandchildren, Josh Stout and Crystal Stout; and many Reed and Misner nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Rosemary worked at Hoopeston High School as a school cook for 25 years.  She was a member of the Cheneyville Church of Christ and the VFW Ladies Auxiliary.  She loved bowling and spending time with her family and extended family.

A visitation will be held 4:00 – 7:00 P.M. Thursday July 5, 2018 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  The funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Friday July 6, 2018 at the funeral home, with Rev. Roger Evans officiating.  Burial will follow in Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston.

Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice. 

Please visit to view Rosemary’s eternal tribute page and to send the family condolences.

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