Leila Anne Reed, 57, of Sandusky, passed away Tuesday morning, Aug. 6, 2013, in Hospice of Cincinnati at Mercy Health Plaza, Cincinnati.
Her Family — She was born Aug. 11, 1955, in Columbus, to John and Jane (Mueller) Reed, and they survive in Columbus. She is also survived by a daughter, Diana Link, of Cincinnati; a brother Max (Amy) Reed; and a sister, Julie (Mark) Greiner, of Columbus.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, John and Irma (Laemmerman) Mueller and paternal grandparents, Bruce and Frances (Gamble) Reed.
Her Legacy — Leila was an avid boater and experienced sailor. She enjoyed traveling to many destinations by boat. She loved spending time with friends and family and was a friend to all she met.
She was a registered nurse and received her degree in nursing from Lima Technical College in 1978. In 1992, she received her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Circulation Technology from The Ohio State University.
Her Farewell Services — Visitation will be 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 9, at Strayer Funeral Home, 1840 E. Fifth St., Delphos, Ohio, where a parish wake service will be at 7:30 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. Burial will follow in St. John’s Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Back to the Wild, P.O. Box 423 (4504 Bardshar Road), Castalia, OH 44824).
Condolences may be shared at strayerfuneralhome.com.