Marie Reed Obituary

Marie Reed

Marie Reed nee Strick, 82 of Hazlet/Holmdel passed away on December 5, 2020. Marie was born in Butler Township, PA on March 14, 1938. Later the family moved to Elizabeth, NJ where she graduated from Battin High School in 1955. Her first job was a bank teller for City Federal Savings in Elizabeth. Being a beautiful 18 year old, she was asked to be the bank’s model for their promotional picture where she knelt in front of one million dollars. Marie married Donald R. Reed in October 1958. They moved to Union Beach and had three children. She then moved to Hazlet in 1970 raising her three children to adults. Also returning to work at Citi Federal Savings in the mid 70’s until the bank closed in the 80’s. She retired from work at Consumer Mortgage in Middletown, NJ. After the death of her husband, Donald in 1986, she moved in with her daughter, Suzanne’s family and helped with raising her four grandsons. Marie was a devoted Catholic and member of Holy Family church, a loving mother to her three children, and loving grandmother to her six grandchildren. Marie was a quiet, sweet person who loved making crafts. Surviving are her daughter, Suzanne Cusanelli; two sons and daughters-in-law, Thomas and Sharon Reed, Kenneth and Nannette Reed; six grandchildren, Anthony, Nicholas, Michael, Joseph, Austin, and Rachel. Marie was preceded in death by her husband Donald in 1986 Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 9, 2020, from 9-10 am at John F. Pfleger Funeral Home, 115 Tindall Road, Middletown. A Funeral Liturgy will be offered following visitation at 10:30 am at Holy Family Church, 727 Hwy 36, Union Beach. Burial will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Middletown.
March 14, 1938 - December 5, 202003/14/193812/05/2020
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Marie Reed nee Strick, 82 of Hazlet/Holmdel passed away on December 5, 2020.Marie was born in Butler Township, PA on March 14, 1938. Later the family moved to Elizabeth, NJ where she graduated from Battin High School in 1955.Her first job was a bank teller for City Federal Savings in Elizabeth. Being a beautiful 18 year old, she was asked to be the bank’s model for their promotional picture where she knelt in front of one million dollars.Marie married Donald R. Reed in October 1958. They mo...

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Dec
09
Visitation
Wednesday, December 09 2020
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Funeral Home Chapel
115 Tindall Rd.
Middletown, NJ 07748
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09
Mass
Wednesday, December 09 2020
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Holy Family Church
727 Hwy 36
Union Beach, NJ -
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Mt. Olivet Cemetery
Chapel Hill Rd.
Middletown, NJ 
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