Ronald LeRoy Reed, 53 of Durand, IL passed away Monday, February 14, 2022. \n\nHe was born June 27, 1968 in Moline, IL the son of Gerald Reed and Lyla Taylor. Ron graduated from Argenta-Oreana High School class of 1986 and Southern Illinois University with Bachelors' in Avionic engineering. Ron entered into the U.S. Army right after high school serving during Desert Strom. Employed by Chrysler Corp in Belvidere, IL for over 10 years. He was member of the Zoning Board for the Village of Durand. Ron enjoyed fishing, ice fishing, kayaking, and everything outdoors. Ron enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.\n\nSurvivors include: Partner Staci, son Kobe; daughter Kayla; mother Lyla (Terry) Taylor; father Jerry (Carrie) Reed; sister Lisa (Shawn) Steinbach; sister Teri Fulton; former wife Tammy Reed; numerous Aunts, one uncle. \n\nPredeceased by his grandparents.\n\nA visitation will be held Sunday, February 20, 2022 in McCorkle Funeral Home- Durand Chapel from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.