Jeffrey Robert Reed


Jeffrey Robert Reed, 49, died unexpectedly Oct. 25, 2018, in Southwest Harbor. He was born Feb. 25, 1969, in Bar Harbor, the son of Edwin A. and Beth (Goodwin) Reed.

Jeff was the captain of the Southwest Harbor Fire Department, an EMT-B for Southwest Harbor/Tremont EMS and caretaker of Greenings Island.

He enjoyed ice fishing, four wheeling, kayaking and lobstering.

Jeff is survived by his mother, Beth (Goodwin) Reed of Manset. His son, Gavin Reed of Southwest Harbor, two daughters, Taylor Hamblen and her husband, Michael, of Orlando, Fla., and Morgan Reed and her fiancée, Jason Alley of Southwest Harbor. One brother, Daniel Reed of Bass Harbor, two sisters; Ronda Damon of Manset and Lisa Bowden of Orland and their families and four grandchildren; Deuce, Hallie, Liam and Sophia.

He was predeceased by his father, Edwin A. Reed, and his grandparents, Paul and Maxine (Rice) Goodwin.

Memorial services will be held, 1 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, at Jordan-Fernald, 1139 Main St., Mount Desert. A reception will follow at the Somesville Fire Station.

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