Joan Moore Reed
Joan Moore Reed, 69, of Georgetown, MD, died May 5, 2016 at home. Mrs. Reed was born on July 4, 1946 in Philadelphia, PA, daughter of the late Augustus Brice Moore Jr. and Shirley Lockwood Moore. She was raised in Rock Hall, MD, and later moved to the Bohemia River where her parents owned and operated Bohemia Vista Marina.
After her marriage to Don, they lived in Cecil County until moving to Galena in the late 1970’s. Joan was a former Miss Cecil County. She enjoyed the art of sculpting pottery and also operated her own studio, Georgetown Pottery. Joan was a member of Chestertown Art League.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 39 years, Donald R. Reed in 2006, and her brother, A. Brice Moore III.
Mrs. Reed is survived by her sons, A. Griffith Reed and his wife Kelly of Georgetown, MD, and D. Hunter Reed and his wife Lisa of Landenberg, PA; her sister, Shirley Mancini of Kennett Square, PA; two grandsons, Declan and Hagen Reed; granddaughter Sawyer Reed and a grandson due in November.
A viewing will be held on Tuesday, May 10 from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Galena Funeral Home of Stephen L. Schaech, 118 W. Cross St., Galena, MD, where funeral service will begin at 2 p.m. Burial will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be offered to Humane Society of Kent County, 17020 Augustine Herman Hwy., Chestertown, MD 21620, or Olivet United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 107, Galena, MD. 21635
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