Carol Adele Velasquez (Reed) | Morris Nilsen Funeral Chapel

Carol Adele Velasquez (Reed)

December 26, 1944 - November 10, 2019

Carol Adele Velasquez (née, Reed)

Age 74, of Mpls, passed away gracefully on 11/10/19. Preceded in death by husband, Joseph Velasquez; son, Steven Velasquez; granddaughter, Sofia Velasquez; parents, John and Orlene Reed; sisters, Jacqueline Malone and Joan Peterson; niece, Alison Petrich. Survived by children, Jason (Leah) Velasquez and Cynthia (Shawn) Mattice; daughter-in-law, Marianne Velasquez; grandchildren, Kaitlyn Dupre, Jonah Velasquez, Aaron Marquez, Salina Velasquez, Annika Jo Mattice and Abigail Charlie Mattice; great-granddaughter, Summer Dupre; siblings, Ruth (Jerry) Owen, Diane Poole and Grant Reed; and many other loving relatives and friends.


  1. Elizabeth Rivera says:

    Cindy, Jason, I am very sorry for the passing of your mom. My prayers are with you and your family.

  2. Bonne Nelson Sampson says:

    Your Mom Carol was a classmate of mine from TRF. She always had a ready smile and was so much fun to be with. I am so sorry for your loss. May you be comforted by God.

  3. Maria Johnson says:

    So sorry to hear about your Mom. Be sure to talk about all your memories & look at all those pictures with your family & friends in the days ahead. Please know that you are in my very best thoughts.
    Maria & David

  4. Susan Ballingrud LaFontaine says:

    Carol was a 1962 classmate of mine. I am very sorry for your loss.

  5. Marilyn Mehlhoff Barrick says:

    I am so sorry for Carol’s family and friends. Prayers to you all. Corol was one of my best friends from high school and we had an outstanding and very courageous youth with many wonderful memories. I am blessed having her in my heart. I will forever be blessed with her friendship.

  6. Sue Turgeon says:

    Jay and family- I am so sorry to hear about your sweet Mom. She was one of those people that made everyone feel comfortable right from the minute they met her. I hope the wonderful memories and love she had for you all wrap you in comfort.

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