2012-03-01 / Obituaries

Clair E. Reed

Hustontown, 66

Clair Earl Reed, 66, Hustontown, died at 4:35 p.m., Friday, February 24, 2012, at UPMC Bedford Memorial Hospital, Bedford.

Born November 6, 1945, in Huntingdon, he was the son of the late William E. and Helen B. (Hartman) Reed. He is survived by his companion of 23 years, Eunice Strait, Hustontown, Pa.

He is survived by a son, Clair Reed Jr., and a daughter, Amber Reed, both of Yeagertown, Pa., along with a stepdaughter, Ida Covert, Hustontown; four grandchildren and four stepgrandchildren: Grace, Emily, Olivia and Gregory Covert; five sisters and two brothers: Carol Greenland, Cassville, Pa.; Shirley McGowan, Hustontown; Judith Zeger, Hustontown; Willis Reed, Shirleysburg; William Reed Jr., Altoona; Norma Brown, McConnellsburg; and Brenda DeShong, Shippensburg.

An infant sister, Anna Reed, and twin brother and sister, Charles and Darlene Reed, are deceased.

In his earlier years, he worked at JLG Industries, McConnellsburg. He later worked at Gateway Travel Plaza, Breezewood, and was last employed at the Pilot Truck Stop at Breezewood.

Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by the M. R. Brown Funeral Home, 301 Pitt Street, Hustontown, PA 17243.

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