Joseph E. Reynolds

Reynolds, Joseph E.
Feb. 26, 1929 - Jan. 17, 2013
Joseph E. Reynolds, 83, was born Feb. 26, 1929 in East Liverpool, Ohio and came to Sarasota in 1975 from Lincolnshire, Illinois. He died on Jan. 17, 2013 in Ft. Myers, FL. He was employed by the Presbyterian Church USA as a Social Service Agency Administrator in Baltimore, Detroit and Chicago. He served as an Administrator of the Presbyterian Home in Evanston. He was Administrator of Bay Village in Sarasota for 17 1/2 years. He also was an Elder in Presbyterian Churches in Detroit, Arlington Heights and Mt. Prospect, IL, before becoming an Elder in Pine Shores Presbyterian Church in Sarasota.
He was an Army Veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of the Board of the Manatee/Sarasota Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association, The Glenridge at Palmer Ranch, the Association for Campus Ministry and volunteered for Habitat for Humanity since 1996.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 33 years, Juanita and one son, Dennis. Survivors include one son, Martin and a grandson, Joshua of Sarasota; a brother, George of Lisbon, Ohio; two sisters, Mary Jane Foulks of Lisbon, Ohio and Barbara Melvin of East Liverpool, Ohio.
A memorial service will be held at 5:00 PM on Mon. Jan. 28 at Pine Shores Presbyterian Church located at 6116 Elmwood Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34231.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Pine Shores Presbyterian Church. Funeral arrangements by James C. Boyd Funeral Home, Ft. Myers, FL.

Published in Herald Tribune from Jan. 24 to Jan. 25, 2013