Eugene H. Reeser - 83
1/25/1935 - 8/6/2018
Eugene H. Reeser age 83 of Clinton, passed away Monday Aug. 6, 2018 at The Alverno Health Care Facility. A Mass will be celebrated on 10:00 AM Friday Aug. 10th at Immaculate Conception Church in Fulton, IL. Visitation will be held Thursday 4 – 7 PM at the Pape Funeral Home, Clinton. Burial will be at St. Irenaeus Calvary Cemetery, Clinton. Casket bearers will be Bob Reeser, Kyle Spittler, Jason Trenkamp, Joshua Baker, Brad Venema, and Jonathan Myers. Honorary pallbearers will be Brock Myers, Kyler Leonard, Dean Krogman, and Eric Streed. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com.
Eugene was born on Jan. 25, 1935 in Clinton, IA, the son of Harry and Fern (Matthiesen) Reeser. He graduated from Lyons High School in 1953. He married Joan Keiller on June 25, 1955 in Savanna, IL. Eugene worked as a pipefitter for Local Union #25 of Rock Island. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church and the Clinton Moose Lodge. He enjoyed photography, traveling, doing yardwork, bowling, woodworking, and working with metal.
Eugene is survived by his wife, Joan of Clinton; four children, Alan (Stephanie) Reeser of Bradenton, FL, Rosemary Reeser of Clinton, Elizabeth (Dean) Krogman of Clinton, and Robert (Apryl) Reeser of Parrish, FL; 11 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, his son, Brian Reeser, and son-in-law, Robert Trenkamp. Memorials may be given to Immaculate Conception Church or The Alverno Health Care.
Visitation will be held Thursday 4 – 7 PM at the Pape Funeral Home, Clinton.
A Mass will be celebrated on 10:00 AM Friday Aug. 10th at Immaculate Conception Church in Fulton, IL. Burial will be at St. Irenaeus Calvary Cemetery, Clinton.