Donald “Don” E. Reed, attended LCS ’55–’63, went home to the Lord on January 15, 2018, surrounded by family.
His received his college education at Dakota Bible College, LCS, and Illinois State University. Don was a pastor in Illinois, Iowa, and South Dakota. He also taught Economics in Rock Island, IL for 14 years and retired from Iowa-Illinois Gas and Electric. He and his wife, Norma, moved to Joplin, MO in 1999, where they began to volunteer at ARM Prison Outreach, White Fields, and Spring River Christian Village. They appreciated volunteering on roughly 20 adventure trips with World Mission Builders in the US and Mexico, and in building chapels in prisons in Oklahoma. Don was an active member of Villa Heights Christian Church in Joplin. He is survived by his wife, two children, seven grandchildren, and three siblings.