Lucinda Reyes | Ely’s time
Lucinda Reyes, 87, of Yerington, Nevada, died at home with her loved ones, after a brief hospital stay.
Lucinda was born in Pinedale, Wyoming, to George and Mary Painter. She graduated from St. Sister Euphrasia Catholic School in Denver, Colorado in 1950 and soon after moved to Ely, Nevada where she met Benjamin (Benny) Marcado Reyes and they were married on April 13. 1952. They had five children, Katherine, Cindy, Marie, Nieves and Tony. Benny and Lucinda moved to Yerington in 1959 where Benny worked for Anaconda. They were married for 63 years until Benny passed away in 2015. Lucinda continued to live life to the full in the family home with her pampered pet, Pachi.
Lucinda was predeceased by her parents, George and Mary Painter, her husband, Benny Reyes, her brothers, George Painter, Joseph Painter, Thomas Painter, Benjamin Painter, her sisters, Della Rand, Margie Hudson and Ellen Bodector. She is survived by her brothers, Frank Leuis, Ronald Petersen and Ralph Nicholson, her children, Katherine (Tim) Reyes Sperry, Cindy (Larry) Reyes Allen, Mary (Kerry) Thompson, Nieves (Collene) Reyes and Tony (Crystal) Reyes, numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
At Lucinda’s request, no service will be held other than a private family gathering to lay her ashes alongside her husbands. Family and friends are invited to sign their guestbook online at www.FRFH.net
Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Freitas Rupracht Funeral Home, 25 Hwy 208 Yerington (775) 463-2911.