Ipswich — Dana M. Reynolds, 62, died Sunday evening, November 11, 2012, in the Hunt Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Danvers after a yearlong battle with cancer. Born in Beverly on August 13, 1950, he was the son of the late Charles and Doris (Blaney) Reynolds.
Mr. Reynolds was a graduate of Beverly High School, Class of 1969. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War having served in the U.S. Air Force. Mr. Reynolds was employed for several years at Gove Lumber Company in Beverly. He was a former member of the A.P. Gardner American Legion Post #194 of Hamilton.
Mr. Reynolds is survived by his wife Gail Reynolds. He is also survived by his 3 daughters: Malinda Reynolds of Long Island, NY, Kristin Reynolds and Valerie Reynolds, both of San Mateo, CA, his 3 granddaughters: Arianna, Lacey and Sophia. In addition he is survived by his 2 sisters: Gayle Reynolds of Ipswich and her boyfriend Michael Day, Donna Wirling of Maine, and his 2 nieces: Danielle Flynn and Stacey Verrette.
ARRANGEMENTS: A funeral service will be held Friday, November 16th, at 11:00 A.M. at the Morris Funeral Home, 45 North Main Street, Ipswich. Burial will follow with military honors in the Cowles Memorial Cemetery, 29 Town Farm Road, Ipswich. Visiting hours will be Thursday, November 15th, from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M., relatives and friends are respectfully invited. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in Mr. Reynolds’ name to: the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701. For directions or to send condolences to Mr. Reynolds’ family, please go to: www.MorrisFH.com.