King-Lynk Funeral Home obituary – Christopher Alan Reed, 66, Fort Madison


Christopher Alan Reed, 66, of Fort Madison, IA, passed away at 8:02 a.m. on Friday, December 27, 2019 at the University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City.  He was born on April 5, 1953 in Fort Madison, IA to William J. & Mary Jean Wilmesmeier Reed.  He worked for Pieper Farms and later was a welder for several area industries.  He was of the Catholic Faith and enjoyed fishing and shooting pool.


       Chris is survived by: 1-son: Matthew Fink; several grandchildren; his mother: Jean Gunn of Fort Madison, IA; 3-brothers: Tim (Val) Reed of Waverly, IA, Bill (Carol) Reed of Fort Madison, IA & Mike Reed of Keokuk, IA; 2-sisters: Beth (Ken) Campbell of Mt. Pleasant, IA & Teresa (Marvin) Meierotto of St. Paul, IA; several nieces, nephews, aunts & uncles.  He was preceded in death by: his father and 1-daughter, Patricia Reed.

       Cremation has been entrusted to the care of King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory.  The family will receive friends from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, January 2, 2020 with the funeral mass to immediately follow at 10:30 a.m. at Ss. Mary & Joseph Church with Rev. Joseph Phung officiating.  Burial will be held at Gethsemane Cemetery.  A memorial has been established for Holy Family Parish.  Online condolences to the Reed family may be left at the King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory website:

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