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John William Reeves

January 11, 1943 March 16, 2021
John William Reeves
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Obituary for John William Reeves

John William Reeves
January 11, 1943 ~ March 16, 2021

John passed away peacefully in his home after a 10 year battle with cancer.
He was born on January 11, 1943 to Leo and Mary (Truesdell) Reeves. John attended
school in Fremont graduating in 1961.

John spent many hours volunteering at Fremont Opera House and giving tours.
He was honored for the hours he volunteered there in October 2020. John worked
as a Sheet Metal Man at Gitzchmans. He started his career at Everly's Plumbing and
Heating after graduation.

John was an avid Toy Collector and traveled to many shows in Chicago. He also
enjoyed collecting movies, building things from wood. He built and sold moving
equipment. John enjoyed photography and taking photos of historical places and
businesses in Fremont. He built replicas of Dairy Queen, Tastee Treat and Phil's Drive In.

John is preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Judith Ann.

He is survived by sister, Mary Reeves Eastberg of Fremont; nephews, Tab Eastberg of Kearney,
Troy Eastberg of Fremont and many friends.

Visitation-Friday, March 19, 2021 from 4 PM - 7PM at Dugan Funeral Chapel

Private Interment at Ridge Cemetery

Memorials suggested to the family for future designation

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Dugan Funeral Chapel

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4:00 PM 3/19/2021 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 3/19/2021 7:00:00 PM
Dugan Funeral Chapel

751 North Lincoln Ave.
Fremont, NE 68025

Dugan Funeral Chapel
751 North Lincoln Ave. Fremont 68025 NE
United States

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