Kerry R. Reese, 36, of Jacksonville, Florida, died Monday March 15, 2004 as a result of injuries from a motorcycle accident.
Kerry was born July 17, 1967 in Escanaba, MI the son of James R. and Margaret (McLeod) Reese Sr. He was raised in Gladstone and graduated from Gladstone High School in 1985. He immediately entered the army where he served as a water treatment specialist until 1988. He lived in Green Bay, Wisconsin from 1991 to 1999. He had worked at Packerland, Green Bay Dressed Beef and Schwartz Siding and Roof, Inc. In 1999, he moved to Jacksonville, Florida. He was a foreman at Coastal Builders until the time of his death.
Kerry was Catholic by faith and his hobbies included: riding his motorcycle, golfing, and spending time with his friends.
In addition to his parents, James and Margaret Reese, Sr. of Gladstone, survivors include:
1 Brother: James Jr. (Sandy) of White Bear Lake, MN 3 Sisters: Judy (Rick) Ebbesen of Gladstone
Marge Milkie of Green Bay, WI, Kelli (Keith) Barth of Green Bay, WI; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. He also leaves behind special friends, Crystal Getter of Gladstone, and Jack (Kim) Lagina of Green Bay, whom he considered as a brother.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Mike, who died on September 7, 2003.
Kerry’s family will receive friends on Sunday April 4, 2004 from 3:00 P.M. to 4:45 P.M. E.S.T. at the
Skradski Funeral Home in Gladstone. Military rites conducted by Gladstone American Legion Post #71 will follow at 4:45 P.M. Funeral services celebrating the life of Kerry R. Reese will follow at 5:00 P.M. at the Skradski Funeral Home in Gladstone with Rev. Ellen Jensen officiating.