Laura Alice Reed

flagSOUTHWEST HARBORLaura Alice (Mouncey-Clough) Reed of Southwest Harbor went to be with the Lord on April 2, 2016, with her daughters by her side.OBIT ISL-Reed (4X)

Laura was a private in the U.S. Army and the Army reserves, with an honorable discharge. She was predeceased by her loving husband, Allan J. Reed; her siblings Jack and Linda, both of Florida.

Laura was born in Perth Amboy, N.J., on April 3, 1945, to Harold A. Mouncey Jr. and Barbara Mouncey.

Laura is survived by her daughter Cheryl (Clough) Gandy and her husband William; grandsons Jonathan Gandy and Kristopher Gandy; and great-grandchildren Autumn Gandy, Michael Gandy and Gabriel Gandy all of Oklahoma; her daughter Kellie (Reed) Carter and her husband Steven Carter of Steuben; her grandsons Steve (Spiff) Carter and his wife Jessica; and great-grandchildren Liberty and Steve Jr. all of Bass Harbor; Nick Carter of Steuben. Her surviving siblings are Mary Ann of Massachusetts, Chuck of Massachusetts, and Jay of New Hampshire, and many nieces and nephews.

She became an angel just 15 minutes from her 71st birthday. She will be missed by all who knew her.

In lieu of flowers PLEASE make a donation to your local SPCA.

A “Celebration of Life” gathering will be at Seawall in Southwest Harbor on Aug. 20, 2016, from 4 p.m. until sunset.

Know when to pay your respects.