Dawn E. Reed

Date of Passing:

December 30, 2021

Reed, Dawn E. (Andre), 54, formerly of Barry Street, East Providence, died peacefully on December 30, 2021 at Kent Hospital, Warwick. She was the beloved wife of Keith B. Reed.

Born in Providence, a daughter of Eugene J. and Ruth O. (Emmes) Andre of Riverside, she lived in West Greenwich for the past year and Riverside for 33 years.
Mrs. Reed was a call center representative for the Bank of America for the past 20 years.

Dawn enjoyed traveling, vacationing, crocheting, knitting, grocery shopping, cooking, spending time with her loving husband at the casinos, grandchildren and her cats. She was generous, kind and the best cook and grandma.

Besides her parents and her husband of thirty six years, she is survived by her daughter, Heather L. Kennedy and her husband Corey of West Greenwich and four grandchildren, Elise T. Kennedy, Christian J. Kennedy, Harlee E. Kennedy and Kaia L. Kennedy.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Calling Hours on Saturday January 8, 2022 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside from 2-4 p.m.

Online Condolences


  1. Heather and Family, We are so very sorry for the lost of your Dear Mother. Your Mom will always be remembered by her contagious laugh and smiles. May she Rest In Peace and may you all find comfort in all the wonderful memories shared together. Your old neighbors on Seminole trail.
    Karen & Dave

  2. Dawn was one of the kindest, most supportive, and understanding coworkers I have ever known. It was my pleasure to also consider her my friend. I am so saddened by her passing, and will always remember her with love. RIP with the Angels, dear, sweet soul.

  3. Keith I’m so sorry to hear about Dawn”s passing. Ill always remember hear smiles and kind words each time I spoke with her in Riverside.

  4. Heather, My sincere condolences and prayers go out to you and your family. So sad to hear of this. Your old Barry Street Neighbors.

  5. Keith, Heather, Mr. And Mrs. Andre, Cory and grand children. I’m so so sorry, she was the best. Remember all the laughs we had at all the cook outs. Her laughter made our day .

  6. Dear Heather, it’s been years since I’ve seen your mom but I wanted to send my condolences to you and your entire family. She was a good person who I enjoyed knowing. May she Rest In Peace.

  7. Keith and Heather I am so sorry for your loss… I meet Dawn when Heather was in my Girl Scout troop she was such a lovely person always had a smile and willing to help in anyway.. she will be missed… fly high Dawn

  8. On behalf of her Bank of America family here in East Providence, please accept our sincere condolences on your loss! Dawn was an amazing person and teammate to us all here…and she will be deeply missed! Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family during this difficult time.

  9. My deepest condolences to you and family

  10. Dawn was one amazing person, my entire time at BOA she always had a smile, each time i asked how she was her reply always with a smile doing good one day at a time. May you always keep her memory alive in your heart.

  11. Very sorry to hear this news.

  12. Heather I’m very sorry for your loss I can’t believe Dawn is no longer with us. She was such a humble person and great co-worker. She will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. ????

  13. Dawn was an Angel on Earth and is now an Angel in Heaven…..she will be watching over you

  14. Oh my deepest condolences to Keith, Heather, Mr Mrs Andre & Family.
    Dawn was a very kind and loving person. I remember her coming to my birthday party when we were kids!?❤️, she will be missed. Love Ann

  15. I haven’t seen Dawn in about 30 years. She use to babysit for my brother and I on North street in Riverside. She was so incredibly nice and more of a big sister. I’m very sorry to hear of her passing. My condolences to you all

  16. May you find comfort in her memory . My condolences to you Keith and your family.

  17. My condolences to All the family!! ??? ❤️❤️❤️ Penny Green Stanley and family!!

  18. So sorry for your loss Keith.

  19. Sorry for your lost, God Bless

  20. I am so sorry.

  21. I’m still in shock. I’m so so sorry. My heart goes out to Keith, Heather, Cory & the grandchildren. Words cannot Express what all of you are going thru. She will never be forgotten. She will deeply be missed.
    Love to you all
    Aunt Janet

  22. Keith, Heather & Reed Family,
    There are no words to express our sadness to hear of Dawn’s passing. We will always remember Dawn’s smile & laughter. Please know our thoughts and prayers? are with you. Sharman & Bob

  23. I’m sorry for your loss Condolences from Me and Beth

  24. My prayers are with you and your family. I am so sorry for your loss.

  25. Omg Heather I am still in shock and so saddened by this unreal news! What an amazing woman that Dawn!! God Bless her and you All ! There are no words to ease your pain other than to say we love you and are here for you guys if you Need anything!!! No one can replace all she did but she taught you all so well to live to the fullest ?❤️

  26. I am very very sorry for your loss
    My prayers and condolences go out to everyone.?? Keith, I am deeply sorry and will keep you and yours in my prayers

  27. There are no words to express this unimaginable grief.
    Dawn was truly a dedicated person to all she loved. She will be forever missed and always in our hearts. An angel in so many ways, here on earth and now in heaven.

  28. To the Reed Family, my deepest condolences to all of you, may the happy memories live on in your hearts forever.

  29. Dear Heather and Keith I’m so sorry for your loss, I knew Dawn since she was a little girl .. Your Grandma Ruth was my Best Friend growing up..My heart is so broken for your whole family ?

  30. Heather, we love you and are deeply sad with you. We hold you close to our hearts.

  31. Keith, Heather , and family -. Meg and I are so sorry for your loss . Dawn was a kind , caring loving person . We loved her – and will miss her !!

  32. Heather I am sorry to hear about the loss of your mom I know she was your rock.Prayers for Keith and your family..

  33. Keith, Im so sorry for your loss.
    You have my deepest Sympathy.

  34. Heather, I am so sorry for your loss. I know your family is heartbroken. My thoughts are will you all. May loving memories bring you some peace.

  35. Sorry to hear of Dawn passing my condolences to Keith, Heather and family

  36. We are so very sorry for your loss. May she Rest In Peace.

  37. So sorry for your loss ?

  38. My heart hurts for you all, when I first met your mom she seemed like I’d known her forever. Your mom felt like home that’s how welcoming she was. We are here if you need anything we love you guys.

  39. So sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family ???

  40. We are so sorry for your loss. Keeping your family in our prayers.

  41. We are all sorry for your loss we are all heartbroken ? we love all of you

  42. I am so very sorry! We love you all. God bless

  43. Heather , I am so sorry about your Mom! I am at a loss for words. My thought are with your family. Your mom will always watch over you.

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