Michael K. Reddy, 70, formerly of Jaffrey, NH died on February 24, 2017 in Florida as a result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle collision caused by a distracted driver.
He was born on August 28, 1946 in Peterborough, NH, and lived most of his life in Jaffrey. He was the son of the late John and Katherine (O’Neil) Reddy and graduated from Conant High School in 1964 before attending the University of New Hampshire.
Mike worked at D.D. Bean & Sons and at Tieger Realty, both in Jaffrey for many years. Later he worked in the accounting office at the US Postal Service Manchester Office from which he retired in 2007.
Mike is predeceased by his parents, John Reddy and Katherine O’Neil Reddy Christian.
He is survived by his sister, Kathleen Reddy of Westerlo, NY; the John (Kim) Reddy family of Londonderry, NH; the Jane (James) Dzierzanowski family of Peabody, MA; cousins, the Susan (Ed) Kobel family of Winter Springs, FL; the Marilyn (Thomas) Sorensen family of Middleburgh, FL; the Bruce (Patience) Stevenson family of Bethlehem, PA; the Maureen (Steven) Schug family of Beverly, MA; the Joan (Felix) DeGrandpre family of Rindge, NH; the John (Rosemary) Tobin family of Belmont, MA and the Virginia Tobin Driscoll family of North Attleboro, MA along with many wonderful friends. His big heart and sharp wit will be sorely missed.
At Mike’s request, there will be no visiting hours. A funeral service will take place in the United Church of Jaffrey, 54 Main Street, Jaffrey NH with Rev. Mark Koyama officiating, date to be announced, with burial in the family lot at Conant Cemetery in Jaffrey immediately following the service.
The family welcomes flowers, and memorial donations may also be made in memory of Mike, locally to the Good Neighbor Fund, PO Box 486, Jaffrey, NH 03452, or nationally to the American Diabetes Association P.O. Box 15829, Arlington, VA 22215 or St Jude Children’s Research Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.