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Joseph F. Reeser

Born: Thu., Mar. 30, 1933
Died: Thu., May 3, 2012

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Joseph F. Reeser, 79, of Cabot, passed away at 8:11 a.m., Thursday, May 3rd, 2012 while in the company of family members, at Good Samaritan Hospice Unit at Concordia. He was born in Freeport, on March 30, 1933, the son of the late Lenora C. (Atkinson) and Price W. Reeser. Joseph served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a sheet metal worker at Saks Manufacturing in Worthington for 40 years, before retiring. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Tarentum, a member of the F and AM local 239 in Freeport, and was also a member of the Ancestral Trails Historical Society in Elizabethtown, KY. Joseph loved to travel and visit civil war battlefields.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Nancy F. (McFarland) Reeser, his daughter Barbara J. (Dan) Reeser-Smiesko, of Freeport; his two sons Jeffrey N. (Donna) Reeser, of St. Mary's, PA., and Floyd K. (Darci) Reeser, of Elizabethtown, PA; 12 grandchildren, Heather (Adam) Checkeye, Nathaniel (Johnelle), Courtney, Noah, and Samuel Reeser, Scott and Jeffrey Smiesko, David, Eric, Tyler, and Chloe Stevens, and Abagail Bennett, and four great grandchildren Rory, Gage, and Piper Checkeye, and Clara Reeser, and his brother Floyd H. (Elizabeth) Reeser, of Centre Hall, PA.

Joseph is preceded in death by his son Thomas F. Reeser who passed in 2003; grandson Daniel Joseph Reeser-Smiesko; four brothers William, Robert, Thomas and Wade Reeser; and sister Marian L. Reeser

Family and friends will be received on Saturday May 5th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and Sunday April 6th from noon until service at 1:30 p.m. in the Redmond Funeral Home, Inc. 524 High St. Freeport. A funeral service will be held in the funeral home at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday with Rev. Edd Myers officiating. Burial will be held in the Freeport Cemetery, Freeport.

n lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Good Samaritan Hospice 134 Marwood Road Cabot, Pa 16023 or to the Freeport Area Library 428 Market St. Freeport Pa 16229.
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Tom Tomaski

My thoughts and prayers are with you

You have my deepest sympathy.

Susan Mellon-Rearick

Sending our thoughts, prayers and love to your family.

Aaron Johns

To the whole Reeser Family, the Johns Family sends their condolences at the passing of your Father, Husband, and Grandfather and friend. May we all one day meet again at at the Right-Hand of the Father, when they will all be able to say, "well done, good and faithful servant". Just as the Lord is currently saying to Joseph.

Friends at Lost channel Inn

Our sincere sympathy to Nancy and family. Joe was a loved and respected friend. We will miss him. Russell, Dean and Cheryl

Heidi (Sulkowski) Miller

I am so sorry for the loss of your father Jeff. Please give my condolences to all of your family. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Betsy Luckey

To Barb and family,

I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. Please know you are in my prayers.

karen Kubican Alcoa security

Barb and family Im so so sorry for your loss..There is another angel walking in heaven..

Rich Pavlik

Barb, DAn and familY; My deepest condoenscesfor your loss.. OUr prayer and love go out to you all.

Lisa Pepka


My thoughts and prayers are with you. May the many happy memories you have always be with you.


Judy Charlesworth

My heart goes out to you and your Family Barb - you will be in my prayers.

Wesley Fox McCloud

Barbara, Mrs. Nancy Reeser, Dan, Scott, Jeff and the whole Reeser family, my heart is saddened by your loss and my thoughts and prayers are with you.

Pat Schaffner

Barbara -- May the love you shared with your father stay forever in your heart. With sincere sympathy to you and your family.

Kathy Brink

Barb, I am sorry to hear of your father's passing. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.

Kathy Brink

Nan Bechard

My deepest sympathy to your family. You are in our thoughts and prayers.



Gary Prischak

Very sorry to hear of your loss to you and your family.

Rod and Michelle Wykoff

No words can describe how sorry we are for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Paul E. White

My deepest sympathy to Nancy, Barb, Jeff and Floyd and your entire family. May you find comfort in your memories of good times together as a fellow family from Franklin St. May God bless and keep you. May Joe be at rest in His eternal kingdom as he is now reunited with Tom.


Paul White

Sarasota, FL

The Mawn Family

Jeff, just wanted to let you know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.




Roger Morgan

To Barbara and Family: Please accept our heartfelt condolences. We never want to give up those we love. They stay on in our hearts and memories.

You are in our prayers.

Roger and Jessica Morgan

Nancy Cunningham

Dear Nancy and all your family, I am in Colorado with our son and his family, but I want you to know how sorry I am to hear of Joe's passing. You are all in my prayers. Nancy Sad--no more 3/30/33

Marcia Faye Cooper

My thoughts and prayers are with you....

Love, Marcia

Rick and Stephanie Wykoff

We are so sorry to hear about the passing of Joe. He was such a nice man. Everytime we seen him he was always making someone laugh. May all the good memories you have of him help get you through this difficult time. You are in our hearts and prayers.

Chuck Pacek

Sorry for your loss ,It'never easy to loose a loved one .Remember the good times and that will make you smile !

kelly covone-henning

Thinking of you and your family during this difficult time. So sorry for your loss. Kelly

Linda Hammock (Stover)

I'm sorry for your loss.

Kelvin Nelson

Dear Barb and family,

I wanted to let you know how sorry i was to hear about the death of Joseph. I want you to know that my thouths and prayers are with you. May god bless and comfort you and your family.

With warmest regards,


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