Donald A. “Butch” Reeves, 69, of Huntley died at his home on Tuesday following a lengthy illness. The family will greet friends from 10 am until Noon Saturday, Aug. 4, at the DeFiore-Jorgensen Funeral & Cremation Service, Huntley. A memorial service will immediately follow. Burial will take place at a later date in Huntley Cemetery.
Reeves was born May 13, 1943, in Elgin, the son of Howard M. and Ethel (Bakley) Reeves. On October 14, 1983, he married Linda K. Adams in Sheridan, Wyoming. He is survived by his wife of Huntley; son, Shannon of Huntley; daughter, Sherry (Harold) Wiese of Hampshire; stepsons, Dwyane (Suzanne) Krenzelok of Poplar Grove and Daniel (Shana) Krenzelok of Marengo; grandchildren, Nicole, Andrew, Jacob, Mitchell, Hunter, Shayne, Kellie, Piper and Beck; sisters, Dorothy Piske of Marengo, Deloris (Walter) Hayward of Lakeland, FL, Donna Reeves of Haines City, FL, Deborah Reeves of Barbourvilla, KY, Denise (Adrian) Jackson of Eldon, MO, Deanna (Robert) Dominque of Bartow, FL, and brothers, Duane (Sandy) Reeves of Huntley, Darryl (Sherry) Reeves of Forest, MS, Daniel (Pequita) Reeves of Eldon, MO and David (Sharon) Reeves of Cannon, KY. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Candace, his parents and his sister, Delcia.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Hospice & Palliative Care of Northeastern Illinois.