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Robert Leland Reed
Birth: Aug. 19, 1933
Alameda County
California, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1997
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Son of May Emma Matson & Laurence Reed
Father of Randall K Reed & Michelle Reed

Robert was an Army veteran and a metalworker in the aerospace industry.

His ashes were buried in the same plot as his mother May and grandfather Samuel Matson.

His grandfather Samuel Louis Matson was the son of Elizabeth Rotherham from New Orleans. Her father Henry emigrated from Liverpool, England.

His grandmother was Kate Smiley Matson, who raised him after Robert's mother died of tuberculosis in 1945. Kate's parents were James K Smiley & Susan Demaris Pulley of Cooper County MO.

Robert was divorced twice, and took great joy in his later years in his granddaughter Kimberlie. 
Family links: 
  Laurence Robert Reed (1913 - 1987)
  May Emma Matson Reed (1916 - 1945)
  Randall Kevin Reed (1959 - 1996)*
*Calculated relationship
Sunset View Cemetery
El Cerrito
Contra Costa County
California, USA
Plot: Block B1, Row 270, Grave 4
Created by: MichelleW
Record added: Sep 24, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7900257
Robert Leland Reed
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Robert Leland Reed
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