FORT ATKINSON, Wis. — Helen Mae Reed, 85, Fort Atkinson passed away Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, at Jefferson Memory Care, Jefferson, Wis.
Helen was born Dec. 13, 1931, in La Crosse, to Arthur and Lena (Grimsled) Hatlan. She married Paul Reed June 30, 1953, in Viroqua. Helen was a quilter at Schweiger Industries for 13 years. She enjoyed knitting and crocheting but most of all she enjoyed spending time with family. Her greatest joy was her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Fort Atkinson.
She is survived by her husband, Paul; daughter, Susan (David) McKee, Fort Atkinson; grandchildren, Jessica (Rodney) Potts, Vancouver, Wash., Lucas (Shelley Witucki) McKee, Fort Atkinson, Mallory (Kevin) Hansen, Madison, Wis.; great-grandchildren, Daltyn, Kylie and Emmalyn McKee; sisters, Grace Henderson, Onalaska, Anna Kemp, Richland Center, Wis.; sisters-in-,Shirley Swenson, Viroqua and Linda Kesler, Brodhead, Wis.; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; five brothers; and two sisters.
Funeral services were Saturday, Nov. 11, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Fort Atkinson.
Nitardy Funeral Home, 1008 Madison Ave., Fort Atkinson assisted the family. www.nitardyfuneralhome.com.