Gary W. Reed, age 71, of Millville, died peacefully on April 26, 2023.
Beloved husband of Debra Reed (nee LaRock); loving father of Michelle Reed (Gregory Brago). Gary is also survived by his Golden Retriever and Hunting partner Dakota; his brother Kelly Reed; and many cousins, nieces, nephews, extended family & friends. Gary was predeceased by his parents John and Harriett Pritchett Reed; siblings John Reed, Scott Reed, Virginia Reed, Gloria Brennan, and Margaret Saba.
Gary was a combat veteran of the Vietnam War who served in the US Navy. After his service, Gary worked as a local and long-haul truck driver for many years before going on to work as a heavy equipment operator for South State in Bridgeton, until his retirement. Gary was an avid hunter and fisherman. He will forever be remembered for being a dependable, friendly, likeable, and selfless person who was always willing to help someone out.
A celebration of Gary’s life will be held at a later date (and will be posted on this page when the date is set)
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Veterans of Foreign Wars, 220 Buck Street, Millville, NJ 08332.
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