SARASOTA, Fla. — John J. Reed (Jack), 79, of Sarasota, Florida, formerly of Oswego, New York, died Jan. 24, 2020.

He was the son of the late former Oswego Police Chief, John Joseph Reed and Charlotte (Hogan) Reed and husband of Marjorie Reed.

He is survived by his children, Joseph, Lisa and Patrick and  11 grand- and great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by sister and brother-in-law Betty J. And William Q. Dowdle, and daughter, Jacqueline.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Tidewell Hospice would be greatly appreciated.

Arrangements by Maloney Funeral Home.

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Memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020 at the St. Armands Lutheran Church, 40 N. Adams Drive, Sarasota, Florida.