Erik L. Reed - 58

11/19/1959 - 9/8/2018


Erik L. Reed, 58, lifelong Oregon resident, died suddenly Saturday September 8, 2018 at CGH Medical Center, Sterling. Born November 19, 1959 in Dixon the son of Edna Reed. Erik was a 1978 graduate of Oregon High School and a lifelong auto mechanic. He also worked with Oregon Ambulance, Oregon Fire Department, Oregon Police Department and Ogle County Sheriff's Department. Eric enjoyed cars, motorcycles, fishing, boating and trap shooting. Survived by his fiance, Janelle Miller of Oregon; son, Paul "P.J." (Kelly) Gabucci of Mt. Morris; grandchildren, Gregory and Gabrielle; and nephews, Chase Reed and Brandon Reed. Predeceased by his mother and twin brother, Lance Reed. A Memorial Service will be held at 7:00pm Friday September 14 in Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, Oregon preceded by a visitation beginning at 5:00pm. Pastor David Rogula will officiate. Burial at a later date in Daysville Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the family.


5-7pm Friday Sept 14 in Oregon FH

Memorial Service:

7PM Friday Sept 14 in Oregon FH

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