Joseph Reed

November 2, 1943 - December 12, 2018

Cherokee Memorial is honored to serve the Reed family.

Joseph Reed was born November 2, 1943 to Richard Peter and Delores Elizabeth Reed in Stockton, CA. He was the youngest of eight siblings, who lovingly called him "Joey" or "Joe".

Joseph attended schools in Stockton CA and was in the first high school class to move from Stockton High to Edison High School where he graduated. Joe went on to obtain his Certification as a Drug and Alcohol Counselor. Joseph was employed by Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) for over 39 years as a Meter Reader in Stockton, CA and a Customer Service Representative in Oakland, CA. until his retirement.

Joseph departed this life surrounded by his wife, daughters and cousin; but remains in the hearts of those he loved.

Joseph leaves to cherish his memories, his loving and devoted wife of 28 years, Antoinette, daughters Donielle Bolden,

Maxine, Marina, and Carmen Reed, Brothers Russell, Gerald, Albert, and Walter Reed, Sisters Betty Ozan, Delores Creer, and Florence Moton, Seven Grandchildren and one Great Grandson.

A visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 from 4-7pm at DeYoung Memorial Chapel. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 10am at Progressive Community Church with interment at Cherokee Memorial.


A committal service will be held on Thursday, December 20, following a church service, in the Garden of Freedom at Vineyard Chapel at Cherokee Memorial Park located at 14165 N. Beckman Road, Lodi, CA  95240.

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