OBITUARY

J. W. "Jake" Reece

January 27, 1929March 20, 2018
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Reece, J.W. “Jake”, 89, entered into rest on March 20th, 2018. He retired maintenance with GE. Mr. Reece was an Army veteran with the Korean Conflict and a member of Hope City Church. He was preceded in rest by a daughter, Debbie Rae Ianotti. Mr. Reece is survived by his wife of 14 years, Betty Reece; a son, Wes Reece (Cheri); two daughters, Kathy Dowdle (Steve) and Susan Reece; two stepsons, Randall Rich (Cheri) and Todd Russell Rich; a stepdaughter, Kathy Neal (Wayne); nine grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Martha Mitchell and Marguerite Sullivan; and two brothers, Bob and Billy Reece. His memorial service will be 7pm Friday at Heady-Hardy Funeral Home, 7710 Dixie Highway. Cremation was chosen. He will be interred in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central in Radcliff, KY. Visitation will be Friday from 4pm until 7.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, March 23, 2018
  • Memorial Service Friday, March 23, 2018
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J. W. "Jake" Reece

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Susan Reece

March 22, 2018

I love you daddy with all my heart! I will miss your smile and kindness! I am so thankful for the time we had on earth. You were ALWAYS supportive and gentle when you needed to tell me the truth. You are my rock! You are so loved by many! I think that was because you loved others unconditionally.

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Happy 89th Birthday Grandpa

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