Ronald E. Reed

Published on Monday, 7 October 2019 19:30


Ronald E. Reed passed away Oct. 4, 2019, at his Orleans home surrounded by his family.

Born March 3, 1939 in Waterbury, he was the middle son of Edgar A. Reed and Lillian S. Reed. He was a graduate of Terryville High School, Class of ’57. Ron worked at Stephen Pontiac Cadillac in Bristol, for 40 years, retiring as Service Manager in 1997. During his “retirement” on the Cape he worked for Crowell Construction in South Dennis.

Ron is survived by his wife of 55 years, Linda (Rode) Reed; his beloved son, Christopher; his brother, Gary and Joyce Ashley; sister-in-law, Alison Reed of Terryville, as well as his nephews and nieces, Scott (Michelle), Jay, Gary, Robert, Julie and Lisa.

He was predeceased by his older brother, Jack.

Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. to noon and will be followed by a noon service on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, at Nickerson Funeral Home, 87 Crowell Road, in Chatham, Mass. In lieu of flowers, consider a donation to VNA of Cape Cod Hospice, 255 Independence Drive, Hyannis, MA 02601 or Lower Cape Outreach Council, 19 Brewster Cross Road, Orleans, MA 02653. For online condolences, visit .

Posted in The Bristol Press, on Monday, 7 October 2019 19:30. Updated: Monday, 7 October 2019 19:33.