Carolyn Reed Rehfuss
Carolyn Reed Rehfuss, 74, of Earleville, MD, died August 8, 2016 in Christiana Hospital, Newark, DE.
Mrs. Rehfuss was born on Jan. 13, 1942, daughter of the late Irby G. Reed Sr. and Violet Newton Reed. A lifetime resident of Earleville where she enjoyed being a wife, mother, and grandmother. Carolyn enjoyed antiqueing, eating out, and the horse races.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, John A. Rehfuss Sr. in 2011, her sisters, Joan and Cora Reed, and brother, Frederick Reed Sr.
Carolyn is survived by her children: Carolyn Neaves (Mike) of Newark, DE, John A. Rehfuss Jr. (Cathy), and Pamela Goldwater, both of Earleville, and Cheryl Lowande (James), of Cape Coral, FL; a brother, Irby Reed Jr., of Downingtown, PA; two sisters, Janet Holdsworth of Elkton, MD, and Christina Bishop of Ireland; 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Friends may call on Friday, August 12, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. in the Galena Funeral Home of Stephen L. Schaech, 118 W. Cross St., Galena, MD. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11 a.m. in St. Dennis Catholic Church, 153 N. Main St., Galena. Burial in Old Bohemia Cemetery, Warwick, MD.
Memorials may be offered to Old Bohemia Historical Society Inc., P.O. Box 61, Warwick, MD 21912.
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