Mrs. Mary A. Reed, 58, of Galesburg, Illinois died 7:08 p.m. Thursday, April 15, 2021 at Allure of Galesburg, surrounded by her children.
She was born February 1, 1963 in Fresno, California the daughter of Donald W. and Joyce (Pruitt) Brooks. She married Mike Reed on May 7, 1982 in Fresno and had five children together before they later divorced.
Surviving is her mother, Joyce Brooks of Fresno, four sons, Dell Michael Reed, V, of Galesburg, Nickolas Reed of Galesburg, Gary Reed of Galesburg, and Jon Reed of Fresno, a daughter, Lynsey (and Bradley) Gregory of Galesburg, seven grandchildren, Robert Reed, Daniel Reed, Tristen Reed, Blake Reed, Cloe Gregory, Delilah Gregory, and Isabel Gregory, a sister, Winnie Brooks-Lipka of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, a sister-in-law, Patricia Brooks of Reedley, California and many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her father, a brother, Donald Brooks, and nephew, Daniel Brooks.
Mary was of the Christian faith. She had a free spirit and enjoyed dancing and singing. She enjoyed collecting items and making her own jewelry.
Cremation will be accorded. No service is scheduled at this time. Memorials may be made to the family. Arrangements have been entrusted with Hinchliff-Pearson-West Funeral Directors and Cremation Service Galesburg Chapel. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.