Lori Carole Reed was born October 1, 1953 in Salmon Arm, BC, to Bob and Rose Nelson. She was a loving elder sister to Brad and Sherry.
In 1972 Lori married Daniel Reed and two years later began building a family that would be the focus of her life. Lori was an incredibly dedicated and loving mother to four children: Robert (Jennifer), Jonathan (Annie), Nelson (Michelle), and daughter Kelcey. Lori later delighted in her role as “Gramma” to Evan and Julia.
Lori passed away in the early hours of Saturday, March 1, 2014 in Shuswap Lake General Hospital after a brief but courageous battle with cancer.
A celebration of life service will be held at the Gathering Place (350 30th St. NE, Salmon Arm) on Saturday, March 8th at 1 p.m. A reception will follow, allowing time for family and friends to continue sharing memories.
In lieu of flowers, friends are encouraged to contribute to the Shuswap Hospital Foundation in Lori’s name. The family wish to have the funds used for the Oncology Department, where she received excellent and compassionate care.
Online condolences may be sent to Lori’s obituary at www.bowersfuneralservice.com
Funeral arrangements are in the care of Bowers Funeral Home and Crematorium, Salmon Arm.