Dolores “Lori” M. Reed, 76

Dolores “Lori” M. Reed, 76, wife of the late Charles Reed Sr., passed away on Saturday, December 30, 2023, at Pottstown Hospital.

Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late John J. Ortlieb Sr. and Mildred S. (Harner).

Dolores was an avid Philadelphia Sports fan, but she especially loved the Eagles and Phillies. She also was a big fan of wrestling. She enjoyed listening to music, especially her favorite bands “The Kit Kats”, “Journey”, and Motown Music”. Dolores enjoyed going to Wildwood every summer with her family. Family was everything to her. She was very selfless and a deeply devoted mother and grandmother. She also loved watching MASH and other television shows with her family.

Surviving are her children Michelle, Charles, Debbie, Colleen, and Luke; siblings John Ortlieb Jr., Tina, Brian, David, and Edward; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great grandchildren. She is predeceased by her mother-in-law Doris Reed.

Services will be held privately by the family at this time.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project ( in Dolores’ name.

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0ur condolences to the family. We are deeply heart felt to hear of Lori passing. She will be deeply missed. We are grateful to have known Lori for the good person she was; always a pleasure to be with. Our deepest sympathy for your loss. Miriam and Tim

~ Miriam Eibell East Norriton, Pa
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