Mary Delta Reed was born May 24th, 1919 in Moreland, Kansas to Ireby Walter Jobe & Mary Maude Warren. She grew up with 7 other siblings. Brothers Martin & Walt Reed, sisters Violet, Clara, & Pearl, with 2 passing during infancy. In 1937, she met Maurice Walter Reed & they eloped to Denver Colorado. They went on to have 2 children. A son, Earnest Reed of whom married Ina Reed, a daughter, Connie Loyd who married Darrell Loyd. She outlived all her immediate family at 101 years old. She lived a fulfilling life with a family so loving. She has left a legacy to a large number of grandchildren with 5 grands, 12 great grands & 29 great-great+ grandchildren. She made you feel welcome no matter who you were. She definitely is a matriarch that will never be forgotten.