Rose Marie Reed, age 72, of Cass Lake, began her spiritual journey on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at the Walker Rehab Center in Walker, MN. She was born April 18, 1945 in Red Lake the daughter of Joe and Julia (Martin) Dick.
Rose worked numerous jobs throughout her life. She was a taxi driver in Minneapolis and her last job was working at Leech Lake Housing Authority. Rose enjoyed gardening, beading, crocheting, and playing bingo. She loved the outdoors, riding around the back roads, just being in nature.
The family that Rose joins again are her husband; Hank L. Reed, parents; Julia and Joe Dick, son; Douglas Dick, daughters; Sandy and Sharon Howard, sisters; Patsy Beaulieu, Deana and Ellen Dick, brothers; James John “Skunk” Dick, Joe, Melvin, Tony and Lester Dick, and two nephews; James and Jonathan Howard.
Those she leaves behind to cherish her memory are her sons; John Dick and Willard Reed, many grandchildren and great grandchildren of which she raised four; Larrissa Howard, Elissa Reed, Kimberly Dick and Roberto Gomez.
A wake for Rose will begin at 4:00 p.m., Saturday, April 14, 2018 and will continue until the 11:00 a.m. traditional service on Monday, April 16, all held at the Mission Community Center in Cass Lake. Spiritual Leader will be Mike Smith. Pallbearers will be Roberto Gomez, John Elmberg, Doug White, Doug Dick, Jr., Lee Fier and Harold Fier. Honorary pallbearers will be Mike Beaulieu, Robert Fier, Kimberly Dick, Delores Fineday, Leann Dick, Shana Woodworth, Barb Beaulieu, Maureen Beaulieu, Tina Beaulieu and all her grand kids. Inurnment for Rose will be held in the Fineday Cemetery in Pennington at a later date.
Rose’s care has been entrusted to the Northern Peace Funeral Home of Walker, MN. Online condolences for the family may be given at www.northernpeace.com