Robert E. Reeve Sr., 90, of Bristol, passed away on Friday February 28, 2020 at his home surrounded by his loving family.
Robert was born in New Britain on January 8, 1930, the son of the late Samuel and Marie Reeve.
Mr. Reeve was a US Army veteran and the owner of Industrial Automation.
He is survived by his wife of 66 years Eleonore Reeve; his children, Carol Duane and her companion Paul Rossi, Robert Reeve, Jr and his wife Sandra, Christel Reeve and her husband Gordon Barr and Steven Reeve and his companion Beth Meese; his grandchildren Randall, David, Candace, Robert and Rebecca; his great-grandchildren Kyla, Kora, Kaleb and Kady; his brother John Reeve and several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his sisters Rita Hutchings, Rosalie Taraschuk, Joan Oliver and Phyllis Reeve and his brother James Reeve.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday March 5, 2020 from 5 PM until 7 PM at O’Brien Funeral Home, 24 Lincoln Ave., Bristol/Forestville. Funeral services will be held on Friday March 6, 2020 at 11AM from the funeral home to St. Matthew Church, Forestville for a Mass of Christian Burial at 12 Noon, followed by a procession to Burlington Center Cemetery, for the committal with military honors.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Boys Town, PO Box 8000, Boys Town, NE 68010 https://www.boystown.org/
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