Joseph Reeve (1947 - 2018)

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Joseph Edward "Joe" Reeve joined the Lord Friday February 9, 2018 after a 15 year battle with cancer. Visitation will be Monday February 12, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Memorial Park Funeral Home Chapel of Memories. Funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday February 13, 2018 at Memorial Park Funeral Home Chapel of Memories. Military honors will be provided by Volleys for Veterans. Services are entrusted to Memorial Park Funeral Home. Joe was born in Texas City, Texas on December 2, 1947 and grew up in Houston. He proudly served in the United States Navy. He met the love of his life Susan Dorley, and after their first date he asked for her hand in marriage. They married on August 30, 1969 and celebrated 48 1/2 wonderful years together. His family was of utmost importance to him and he always put others before himself, while never asking for anything in return. Earlier in life Joe enjoyed roller-skating and speed skating. His hobbies included hunting, fishing, weight lifting and long distance bicycling. He was a collector of knives, as well as guns. Joe also enjoyed traveling with his wife Susan. He retired as a lineman for AT&T after 34 years. After retiring he drove a bus for AISD for several years. He was a member of the Amarillo Mustang Club. Joe was preceded in death by his parents Robert and Ruth Reeve.

He is survived by his loving wife Susan, his 3 children Jill Ashley Reeve, Joseph Dorley "Jody" Reeve and wife Nicole, Michael Robert Reeve and wife Natalie. He is also survived by 2 brother's Kenneth N. Reeve and wife Jeanette and Van A. Reeve and wife Anita, as well as 7 grandchildren Ashton Lovett and husband Austin, Jayden, Colin, Kinsley, Peyton, Brecken and Lilyana. Joe also had 2 nephews, Justin and Christopher. Donations in his honor may be made to Faith City Missions.

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Published in Amarillo Globe-News from Feb. 12 to Feb. 13, 2018
Arrangements under the direction of:
Memorial Park Funeral Home & Cemetery
6969 East Interstate 40 | Amarillo, TX 79118 | (806) 374-3709
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