1/6/2018 – Mildred I. Reed, Clayton

1/6/2018 – Mildred I. Reed, Clayton

Mrs. Mildred I. (Peterson) Reed, 81, died January 3rd at Samaritan Keep Home. There will be no calling hours or funeral. There will be a Spring Graveside Committal Service in Clayton Cemetery.

Millie was born July 7th, 1936, in Lacona, the daughter of Aldis and Lena Hatch Johnson. She graduated from Theresa Schools.

A marriage Richard Peterson ended in divorce. She then married John Reed, who passed away. Then married Frank Reed, in September of 1997 in Calcium.

Millie and Frank lived in Kingsport, Tennessee, where she worked as a Nurses Aide. They moved back to Clayton after retiring.

She enjoyed baking, sewing, gardening, and was an active church member.

Surviving are besides her husband are three sons, Richard, Chris (Diane), and Lance (Karla) Peterson, all of Clayton; three daughters, Sissy (Mike) Colello of Watertown, Debbie (Stan) Beh of PA., Sally (Jerry) Fedele of Webster; 15 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; four sisters, Joyce (Paul) Steele of Florida, Margaret (Kenneth) Grindle of Oklahoma, Sharon (Carlos) Gudino of Oklahoma, and Barbara (Gardner Jr.) Cross of Felts Mills; nieces and nephews.

One brother Richard Johnson, and one sister Jean Venton, died before her.

Donations can be made in her name to Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011
Washington, D.C. 20090-6011, or to T.I.E.R.S. P.O. Box 524, Clayton, NY, 13624.


  1. Mike and Julie Grandjean Posted

    Mike and I would like to express our condolences to all of the family. We are so very sorry for your loss.
    Our prayers are with all of you.

  2. Jacinta Wood Posted

    Sending our deepest sympathy to all of Willie’s family. She was always so soft spoken. Jerry and I thought a lot of her and she won’t be forgotten. May she rest in peace. Jerry & Jacinta Wood

  3. Jayme Spearnock Posted

    To All Of Millie’s family,
    So sorry to hear of Millie’s passing. What a sweet lady. Always a smile on her face! I enjoyed seeing her at Sam. Keep.
    Sincerely, Jayme

  4. Reba (Reff) Cervantez Posted

    So very sorry to hear about your Mom. I remember your Mom from the Depauville Church. She was such a sweet woman.

  5. Kathy & Mike Strough Posted

    Lance and siblings: So sorry to hear of Millie’s passing. Not only was she family, but I worked with her at the Bay hospital. Whenever I need assistance with a patient in X-ray, she always appeared with a friendly smile , helping however she could. She will be missed.

  6. Judy Agar Posted

    Sorry for the loss of your Mother, My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

  7. gail christensen Posted

    Our sincere sympathy for the loss of your Mother, she was a sweet and lovely lady. Walt & Gail Christensen

  8. Diane Carr Posted

    Sissy and Family: We are very sorry to read of the loss of your Mother. Thinking of you, at this sad time. Diane & Tom Carr

  9. Jacinta Wood Posted

    Sorry for my typo error. Meant to type Millie….. not Willie.

  10. Mary Patch Posted

    I am so sorry for the loss of your Mom, You are all in my thoughts and prayers. If there is anything my Boys or I can do please let us know. Love to All. Mary Patch and Boys..

  11. Dan Larkin Posted

    I have many memories of happy times around Millie’s kitchen table. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family.

  12. Tina. K. Gushlaw Posted

    We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of your family

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