William Sherman Reese age 62, of Havre de Grace, MD and New Haven, CT passed away peacefully on June 4, 2018 at his home in Havre de Grace. Born in Havre de Grace, he was the son of the late William B. Reese and Katherine (Jackson) Reese. Mr. Reese received his early education at Gilman School in Baltimore. He graduated in 1977 with a Bachelors of Art Degree from Yale University. His love of books and American History led to a long and successful career in the field of dealing in rare books and manuscripts. William is survived by his wife Dorothy Hurt; a sister Barbara Reese; two nieces and one nephew. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister Katherine Reese. Services for Mr. William Reese will be held privately at the convenience of the family.
Published in Baltimore Sun on Jun. 8, 2018.