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September 14, 1934—February 9, 2018

June “Clareen” Reed, 83, a resident of Gooding, died Friday, February 9, 2018 at Diamond Peak Assisted Living in Gooding.

Clareen was born on September 14, 1934 in Gooding, the daughter of Roy and June Graves. She was raised and educated in Gooding.

She married Jim Reed on January 25, 1953 in Gooding. Clareen and Jim farmed in the Tuttle area for over 50 years. They retired and moved to a small acreage in Gooding where Jim raised a large garden and Clareen canned all the fruits and vegetables. They enjoyed sharing these goodies with friends and neighbors.

Clareen and Jim played cards—mostly pinochle, and square danced in their younger years. Later in life Clareen spent countless hours knitting and crocheting beautiful afghans for every grandchild and great grandchild.

Clareen is survived by: three sons, Kim—born in 1954 (Bette) of Wendell; Ron—born in 1955 (Roxi) of Gooding and Dan—born in 1959 (Leanne) of Gooding; one sister, Mary Lou (Ken) Ruby of Wendell; one brother, Dick (Fran) Graves of Gooding; eight grandchildren, Lyndi Adams (1980), J.T. Reed (1980), Bryan Reed (1981), Nicole Reed (1987), Jena Faulkner (1986), Kevin Reed (1985), Alissa Reed (1990) and Brianna Reed (1996).

She was preceded in death by both of her parents, Roy and June; and her husband, Jim.

Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.

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A visitation will be held on Friday, February 16, 2018 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm at Demaray Funeral Service – Gooding Chapel.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 10:00 am at Demaray Funeral Service – Gooding Chapel with Rev. Andy Morris officiating. Burial will follow at the Elmwood Cemetery in Gooding.

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