John H. Reed Jr.


WOOLWICH - John H. Reed, Jr., age 86, passed away November 18, 2015 at his home in Woolwich.  He was born in Bath, Maine on December 14, 1928.  

John was predeceased by his parents John and Elsie, and four of his siblings Elsie, Alma, Robert and Harriet.  

He is survived by the love of his life and wife Flora, his son John and his wife Nannette of Woolwich, his daughter Terri, and her husband Lew Delano of Westport Island, his brother Peter and his wife Betty, 6 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews and loved ones. 

John worked for many enjoyable years in civil service, retiring in 1993 from the Brunswick Naval Air Station.  There was nothing he loved more than spending time with his family.  November 24th would have marked John and Flora’s 64th wedding anniversary.  They enjoyed fishing, boating and camping – especially on Moosehead Lake and traveling together.  John was a great storyteller, sharing stories often of his childhood, his adventures and of his loved ones.  His family will find comfort in memories of so many cherished times they shared together. 

There will be a celebration of his life for immediate family in the near future.