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Subject: Laura Reed Obituary
Date: Saturday, June 23, 2001
Surnames: Reed, Larson, Singleton, Johnson, Wild, Jacobson, Schofield
Spring Valley Sun, June 21, 1973
Laura Reed, 88, died Wednesday, June 13, 1973 at the Spring Valley Nursing Home where she had lived the past four years. She was born May 16, 1885 to the late Jacob and Kari (Larson) Jacobson in Spring Lake Township, Pierce Co., WI. She was baptized and confirmed in the Spring Lake Lutheran Church.
While living on the west coast she was married to Thomas Singleton at Seattle, WA. Following the death of her husband, she was married to Alvin Reed who died in 1968.
She had been residing in Yucaipa, CA for several years. In 1969 she came to live at the Spring Valley Nursing Home, Spring Valley, WI.
Surviving her are four sisters, Marie (Mrs. Joe Johnson) of Elmwood, WI. Julia (Mrs. George Wild) of Elmwood, WI. Ida Jacobson of Spring Valley, WI, and Viola (Mrs. Herbert Schofield) of Cameron, WI., two brothers, Arthur and Henry Jacobson, both of Spring Valley.
Visitation was held Friday at the Keehr Funeral Home with funeral services Saturday, June 16, 1973 at the Spring Lake Lutheran Church with Rev. Roger Kampstra officiating.
Burial was in Spring Lake Cemetery.
Contributed by Joe Waddell