Obituary Record

Gordon Compton Reeh
Died on 3/20/1979
Buried in Kennard Cemetery

printed in The Enterprise, March 22, 1979


Gordon Compton Reeh, age 50, died on Tuesday, March 20th at the Clarkson Hospital in Omaha. Mr. Reeh died from complications following heart surgery a few weeks earlier.

Services for Mr. Reeh will be on Thursday, March 22, at the First Methodist Church in Blair. The 2 p.m. services will be officiated by Rev. Gordon Patterson. Burial will be in the Kennard Cemetery.

Gordon was born at Blair on August 19, 1928. He was married in 1953, at Fremont, to the former Betty Wrigg and resided at Route 1, Kennard. Gordon was a heavy equipment operator.

He is survived by his wife Betty; five children; two brothers, two sisters and his mother, Mrs. John Reeh of Blair. The children are: Terry, Kemberley(sp), Bradley, Shane, and Shawn, all of Kennard.

The brothers are: Allan of Fremont; and Roger of Blair. Sisters are: Mrs. John (Audrey) Jessen of Blair and Mrs. Ervin (Barbara) Wulf of Fremont.

Gordon was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles and served in the Korean War.

Pallbearers are: Raymond Webster, Ronald Andreasen, Wm. Wulbern, Steve Tucker, Robert Jensen and Joe Breithaupt.

Note: Buried in Blk 7 Lt 43 Sp 6

Printed in the Washington County Enterprise on 3/22/1979