Earl Eugene Reed2017

Name
Earl Eugene Reed

“Doodle” or “Doodlebug” … Reed

Name
“Doodle” or “Doodlebug” … Reed
Publication: Fireside Bookbinders, Loveland, Colorado, 1945
Anecdote

Publication: 16 August 2003
Note: After enlisting in the Navy, he traveled by train to the Naval training center in San Diego, California.
Baptism of a brotherOwen Howell Reed
April 1, 1931
Publication: 1 April 1931
Birth of a brotherDonald Raymond Reed
February 17, 1933
Death of a maternal grandmotherLaura Ruamy Riddle
September 2, 1933
Publication: 1933
Publication: 1995
Death of a fatherOwen Herbert Reed
July 6, 1935
Publication: undated clipping
Anecdote October 13, 1942
Source: Cheiftain
Publication: Loveland High School Senior Class, Loveland, Colorado, 1943
Note: Due to war-associated labor shortages, Earl (known as Eugene at the time) joined his fellow Loveland High School classmates for several days off school in 1942 to work in the local sugar beet fields. They piled, topped, and hauled beets.
Anecdote May 1945

Publication: Fireside Bookbinders, Loveland, Colorado, 1945
Note: According to his high school yearbook, Eugene (Doodle) Reed was a strong, silent man--silent by nature and strong from punching tickets in the school cafeteria. His classmates noted that he was also strong in football, basketball, and track.
Milit-Beg June 14, 1945
Publication: 16 August 2003
Anecdote July 2, 1945
Note: He began 10 weeks of basic naval training.
Anecdote September 2, 1945

Publication: 16 August 2003
Note: He was home on leave after his training when the war with Japan ended. He returned to San Diego after his leave and then traveled on a troop ship to Tokyo Bay, Japan. From there he was transported to Sasabo.
Anecdote November 18, 1945

Publication: 15 July 2011
Publication: 16 August 2003
Note: He was assigned to a minesweeper, the USS Seer. They swept mines between Formosa and the China coast. They spent several days in Shanghai during the Christmas of 1945.
Anecdote March 1, 1946

Publication: 15 July 2011
Note: He was promoted to Seaman First Class.
Milit-End August 8, 1946
Publication: 16 August 2003
Description
6'1" tall, 175 pounds with blue eyes, brown hair, and a ruddy complexion
1946
Birth of a son
#1
James Edward Reed
December 27, 1959
Baptism of a sonJames Edward Reed
May 1, 1960
Publication: 25 May 1969
Publication: 29 July 2012
Death of a paternal grandmotherAnna Petronellia Sherman
February 13, 1961
Publication: 1961
Publication: 1976
Death of a sisterHazel Margaret Reed
June 8, 1976
Publication: 1976
Burial of a sisterHazel Margaret Reed
June 11, 1976
Publication: 1976
Publication: 2002
Death of a motherGrace Riddle
June 19, 1976
Publication: 1976
Publication: 21 June 1976
Death of a brotherRobert Lloyd Reed
November 12, 1986
Publication: 1986
Burial of a brotherRobert Lloyd Reed
November 1986
Publication: undated clipping
Publication: unknown date
Death of a brotherHarold Howard Reed
May 8, 1987
Death of a brotherDonald Raymond Reed
February 3, 1996
Publication: 1996
Death of a wifeJoyce Beverly Bentsen
July 3, 2000
Publication: unknown date
Burial of a wifeJoyce Beverly Bentsen
July 6, 2000
Publication: unknown date
Death of a brotherOwen Howell Reed
January 17, 2002
Publication: unknown date
Burial of a brotherOwen Howell Reed
January 25, 2002
Publication: unknown date
Death of a sonJames Edward Reed
September 29, 2017
Publication: 2017
Burial of a sonJames Edward Reed
October 10, 2017
Publication: 2017
Cause of Death October 25, 2017 (on the date of death)

Publication: 2017
Note: vascular dementia
Death October 25, 2017
Publication: 2017
Note: His death certificate states he died in Littleton, the site of the nearest Post Office. He actually passed away in the incorporated city of Centennial.
Burial November 2, 2017 (8 days after death)
Publication: 29 October 2017
Family with parents - View family
father
mother
 
Marriage: April 18, 1918Hyannis, Grant County, Nebraska
-10 months
sister
Hazel M. Tower scanned photo 0Hazel Margaret Reed
Birth: June 8, 1917 20 20Haigler, Dundy County, Nebraska
Death: June 8, 1976Boulder Community Hospital, Boulder, Boulder County, Colorado
6 years
brother
Owen and Ada Reed scanned photOwen Howell Reed
Birth: December 7, 1922 26 26Hyannis, Grant County, Nebraska
Death: January 17, 2002Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada
19 months
brother
Robert Lloyd Reed scanned photRobert Lloyd Reed
Birth: July 16, 1924 27 27Hyannis, Grant County, Nebraska
Death: November 12, 1986VA Medical Center, Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming
18 months
brother
Harold Howard Reed
Birth: January 23, 1926 29 29Wheatland, Platte County, Wyoming
Death: May 8, 1987Loveland, Larimer County, Colorado
brother
Donald Raymond ReedDonald Raymond Reed
Birth: February 17, 1933 36 36Wheatland, Platte County, Wyoming
Death: February 3, 1996at home, Greenbelt, Prince George's County, Maryland
Family with Joyce Beverly Bentsen - View family
wife
daughter
son
son
James Edward Reed
Birth: December 27, 1959 30Bismarck, Burleigh County, North Dakota
Death: September 29, 2017Wyoming Life Resource Center, Lander, Fremont County, Wyoming
daughter

AnecdoteCheiftain
Publication: Loveland High School Senior Class, Loveland, Colorado, 1943
AnecdoteThe Chieftain of 1945
Publication: Fireside Bookbinders, Loveland, Colorado, 1945
Milit-BegEarl Reed Military Service Interview, Interviewer: Teri Reed Hjelmstad, Informant Address: 2090 Trojan Drive, Casper, WY 82609
Publication: 16 August 2003
AnecdoteSeaman First Class Earl Eugene Reed, Record Info: Notice of Separation from Military Service 1946
AnecdoteEarl Reed Military Service Interview, Interviewer: Teri Reed Hjelmstad, Informant Address: 2090 Trojan Drive, Casper, WY 82609
Publication: 16 August 2003
AnecdoteEarl Reed naval muster rolls, Record Type: Muster Rolls of U.S. Navy Ships, Stations, and Other Naval Activities, 01/01/1939-01/01/1949, Subject: USS Seer AM 112, Photographer: National Archives, Url: http://search.ancestry.com, Series: Record Group 24, Records of the Bureau of Naval Personnel, File Name: Earl Eugene Reed
Publication: 15 July 2011
AnecdoteEarl Reed naval muster rolls, Record Type: Muster Rolls of U.S. Navy Ships, Stations, and Other Naval Activities, 01/01/1939-01/01/1949, Subject: USS Seer AM 112, Photographer: National Archives, Url: http://search.ancestry.com, Series: Record Group 24, Records of the Bureau of Naval Personnel, File Name: Earl Eugene Reed
Publication: 15 July 2011
Milit-EndEarl Reed Military Service Interview, Interviewer: Teri Reed Hjelmstad, Informant Address: 2090 Trojan Drive, Casper, WY 82609
Publication: 16 August 2003
AnecdoteEarl Reed Military Service Interview, Interviewer: Teri Reed Hjelmstad, Informant Address: 2090 Trojan Drive, Casper, WY 82609
Publication: 16 August 2003
DescriptionEarl Eugene Reed WWII Draft Registration, CO 1946, Record Info: U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947
Cause of DeathEarl Reed death certificate, Record Type: Certificate of Death, Name Of Person: Earl Eugene Reed, Number: 1052017031154
Publication: 2017
NameBirth certificate for Earl Eugene Reed
NameThe Chieftain of 1945
Publication: Fireside Bookbinders, Loveland, Colorado, 1945
DeathEarl Reed death certificate, Record Type: Certificate of Death, Name Of Person: Earl Eugene Reed, Number: 1052017031154
Publication: 2017
BurialCasper Star-Tribune: Earl E. Reed, Location: Casper, Wyoming
Publication: 29 October 2017
Anecdote
Due to war-associated labor shortages, Earl (known as Eugene at the time) joined his fellow Loveland High School classmates for several days off school in 1942 to work in the local sugar beet fields. They piled, topped, and hauled beets.
Anecdote
According to his high school yearbook, Eugene (Doodle) Reed was a strong, silent man--silent by nature and strong from punching tickets in the school cafeteria. His classmates noted that he was also strong in football, basketball, and track.
Anecdote
He began 10 weeks of basic naval training.
Anecdote
He was home on leave after his training when the war with Japan ended. He returned to San Diego after his leave and then traveled on a troop ship to Tokyo Bay, Japan. From there he was transported to Sasabo.
Anecdote
He was assigned to a minesweeper, the USS Seer. They swept mines between Formosa and the China coast. They spent several days in Shanghai during the Christmas of 1945.
Anecdote
He was promoted to Seaman First Class.
Cause of Death
vascular dementia
Anecdote
After enlisting in the Navy, he traveled by train to the Naval training center in San Diego, California.
Death
His death certificate states he died in Littleton, the site of the nearest Post Office. He actually passed away in the incorporated city of Centennial.