Stella Reyes
Stella Reyes
May 13, 1942 - September 14, 2021


Stella Reyes, 79, of Palatka, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at UF Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville following an extended illness.

Stella was born in New York, New York and moved from the Chicago area to Putnam County where she had lived for the past 30 years. She had worked for more than 20 years as an administrative assistant in support of the adult education programs at St. Johns River State College in Palatka. She was a member of St. Monica Catholic Church.

She liked hanging out with family and friends and was deeply devoted to her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Arturo and Carmen Reyes; three brothers, Phillip Reyes, Anton Reyes, and David Reyes; and a granddaughter, Bridget Hagen.

Survivors include two sons, Chris (Dawn) Hagen and Tom (Tammy) Hagen; a daughter, Tracy (Brian) Pina; a brother, Jerry Reyes; 7 sisters, Dee Dixon, Rossane Conway, Carmen Adams, Becky Ramirez, Bernadette Reyes, Margie Goforth, and Mary Anne McKenna; 8 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren; and by numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to call from 6-8 p.m. Monday, September 20, 2021 at Masters Funeral Home in Palatka. A funeral mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at St. Monica Catholic Church with Fr. Ron Camarda officiating. Burial will follow at Palatka Memorial Gardens. The funeral mass will be live streamed and may be viewed at

Friends may sign the online guestbook at

Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is in charge of arrangements.

Service Details Guestbook

Quick Links
Search Obituaries


Let Us Help You ... Masters Funeral Home, P.A.
3015 Crill Avenue
Palatka, Florida 32177
(386) 325-4564
Highway 20
Interlachen, Florida 32148
(386) 684-4177
Toll Free: 1-888-889-2946