William Reese
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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.

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Published in Baltimore Sun on Jun. 8, 2018.
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June 17, 2018
I know that even though you have a loss, you still have some great memories. I hope those memories will give you comfort.
(JW)Nina Taylor
June 16, 2018
Please accept my sincere condolences. May the precious memories forever be cherished & remind you of the wonderful times spent together, bringing pleasant thoughts mind. May God's loyal love give you the comfort that you need at this sorrowful time and also give you the strength to endure. Psalms 119:76
June 9, 2018
I've lost a Friend, but I know that Bill is off to new adventures. Godspeed Bill Reese, see you soon somewhere in eternity!
David Stanley
June 8, 2018
Simply put....We have lost a great friend, a world class bookman, scholar, and gentleman!
Eric C. Caren
June 8, 2018
To the family of William Reese I would like to express my condolence to you may the God of comfort bring comfort to you with his right arm extended to you Isa.41:10
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