April 14, 2014

Eula Ilene Reed

Eula Ilene Reed, age 85 of Lincoln passed away April 14, 2014 after a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s.   She was born April 5, 1929 in Western, Nebraska to Theodore Robert and Elsie Margaret (Krajnik) Gross.  Eula was married to John H. Reed on May 25, 1951 in Western, Nebraska.

Survivors include her husband of 63 years, John H. Reed of Lincoln.  Daughter and Son-in-law, Lori and Troy Christensen and their children Evan R. Christensen and Jesse R. Christensen all of Omaha.  Son and Daughter-in-law, Lane and Shelley Reed of Bee, Nebraska.  Sister, LaRae Betka of Geneva, Nebraska and a sister-in-law, Pauline Gross of Westminister, Colorado.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Brother, Richard Gross and brother-in-law, Edward Betka.

Services will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Thursday, April 17th at Wyuka Funeral Home.  Visitation will be on Wednesday, April 16th from 1:00-7:00 P.M. with the family greeting friends from 5:00-7:00 P.M. at Wyuka Funeral Home.  Interment will be at Wyuka Cemetery.

Memorials to the family for a later designation.


  1. Lori, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Please let me know if you need anything. Take care, Doug Goebel

  2. Lori and family – I’m sorry to hear of your loss. You’ll be in my thoughts and prayers. Family and dear memories will help you through this time. Julie Portsche Angele

  3. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult time .May God give you the strength to guide you.

  4. Condolences to the Reed family. Our thoughts and prayers go out to your whole family. Psalms 147:3 says Jehovah God, “heals the broken hearted, and binds up their wounds.” May God bring you comfort and peace.


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