Ida L. Reed

Ida Louise Reed, 83, of Bluffton, IN, and a native of Huntington, died Jan. 4, 2009, at the Meadowvale Health and Rehabilitation Center, Bluffton.

Mrs. Reed was a homemaker and had also worked as an inspector at Kitco in Bluffton. She was a member of New Hope Church in Huntington.

She was born Sept. 29, 1925, in Huntington, to Everett E. and Rosie M. Flaugh Koughn. She married Max E. Reed, who preceded her in death.

Survivors include three sisters, Betty L. (Robert L.) Johnson, of Uniondale, and Ellen (Spencer) Fisher and Berniece Moore, both of Huntington; two brothers, Everett E. (Mary) Koughn Jr., of Andrews, and Fred (Sandy) Koughn, of Washington state; two grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

A funeral service was held Jan. 6, 2009, at Elzey-Patterson-Funeral Home, Ossian. Burial was at Oak Lawn Cemetery, Wells County.

Preferred memorials are gifts to New Hope Church, Huntington or the Family Hospice of Northeast Indiana in care of Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Funeral Home, 120 W. Mill St., Ossian, IN 46777.