Welcome to the memorial page for

Denise L. Reed (formerly Stark)

April 7, 1971 ~ February 16, 2017 (age 45)

Denise L. Reed (formely Stark), age 45, of Mansfield and formerly of Castalia, died unexpectedly Thursday morning, February 16, 2017, at her residence. 

She was born April 7, 1971, in Medina, OH and graduated from Medina High School in 1989.  Denise worked as a cosmetologist for 20 years, and most recently worked at Mansfield Correctional Institution as a corrections officer.  She was a lover of all animals; and enjoyed working with horses and also owned her own horse.  Denise loved her children and loved spending time with them. 

She is survived by her daughter Summer Stark; son Steven Stark; parents Dennis Berberick and Kathy Willis; and sister Marian (Wally) Traska.

Friends may call from 4-8 PM Wednesday, February 22, 2017, at Ransom Funeral and Cremation Service, 610 S. Washington St., Castalia, where funeral services will be held on Thursday, February 23, 2017, at 11:00 AM.  Pastor Harvey Studer will officiate. 

Memorials may be made to Safe Harbour Domestic Violence Shelter PO Box 2616 Sandusky, OH 44870.  Online condolences and gifts of sympathy may be shared with the family at 

Charitable donations may be made to:

Safe Harbour Domestic Violence Shelter
PO Box2616, Sandusky OH 44870

 Service Information

February 22, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ransom Funeral and Cremation Service
Castalia, OH

Funeral Service
February 23, 2017

11:00 AM
Ransom Funeral and Cremation Service
Castalia, OH

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