Ada Reading, 88, passed away in Escondido, California, on Monday, June 23, 2014. She was born on October 30, 1925, in Massachusetts to Percy and Ada Kelley. Ada married her beloved husband, Jim, on May 24, 1944. She was a loving mother to their five children and a wonderful homemaker.|
Ada is survived by her children, Wendy (Pat) Allen of Poway, James (Carol) Reading, Christopher Reading, Mary (John) Obermeyer, and Kevin Reading (partner Jim Berwick) all of San Diego; grandchildren, Stephanie, Brian, James and Anthony; great-grandson, Tyler; as well as her brother, Charles Kelley; and sister, Virginia Muldoon. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 67 years, James "Jim" Reading, and son, Kevin Thomas Reading.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, June 27, 2014, at 9:00am at San Rafael Catholic Church in Rancho Bernardo. The Committal will be held on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at 10:00am at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made in Ada's name to the Elizabeth Hospice Foundation, www.elizabethhospice.org.
Published in the Pomerado News on July 3, 2014