The Rev. John S. Reese, 84, died Wednesday, March 13. He was the husband of Jean M. Reese.
Born in New Boston, he was a son of the late Percy and Emma Reese.
He was an Army Signal Corps veteran.
He was a former American Baptist and United Methodist pastor in Port Carbon, New Philadelphia, Shenandoah, Girardville, Ashland, Slatington and Mahanoy City.
Surviving in addition to his widow are four children, their spouses, five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.