Gilford----Mrs. Lois R. Reynolds, 84, of 13 Haywagon Road, died at the St. Francis Home, Laconia on Monday, July 1, 2002. Mrs. Reynolds was born August 23, 1917 in Tipton, Indiana, the daughter of Luther L. and Ora M. (Armstrong) Fillebrown.
Mrs. Reynolds lived in Huntington, New York for several years before moving to Gilford over 20 years ago. She worked for 25 years for Helena Rubenstein, which later merged with Colgate-Palmolive.
Mrs. Reynolds was an active member of the First United Methodist Church in Gilford and was a member of the Tuesday Arts and Crafts Club. She was a volunteer at the Lakes Region General Hospital and the American Red Cross for many years and worked part time for the United Way.
Survivors include two daughters, Evelyn L. Bray and her husband, Richard, of Gilford, NH; Judith A. Hogan and her husband, Thomas, of Cold Spring Harbor, New York; 6 grandsons; three great grandsons; three step grandchildren and two step great grandchildren; a sister, Margelia Coyner of Beechgrove, Indiana; and many nephews and nieces.
Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, July 3, 2002 from 2-4PM and 7-9 PM in the Carriage House of the Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, NH.
A funeral service will be held at the First United Methodist Church, 500 Gilford Avenue, Gilford, NH on Thursday, July 4, 2002 at 10:00 AM. Rev. Victoria Wood Parrish, pastor of the church, will officiate.
Burial will follow in the famly lot in Pine Grove Cemetery, Gilford NH.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the St. Francis Home, 406 Court Street, Laconia, NH 03246 or to Community Health and Hospice, Inc. 780 No. Main Street, Laconia, NH 03246.