Howard “Dave” Reeves


A Celebration of Life for 69-year old Howard “Dave” Reeves will be Saturday, July 23, 2022, at 4:00 at the Reeves residence north of Rushville, NE. 

In lieu of flowers, the family has established a memorial for the Gordon or Rushville Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad and donations may be sent in care of Chamberlain-Pier Funeral Home, PO Box 366, Gordon, NE 69343.

Howard David Reeves was born in Rushville on December 22, 1952, to Howard and Mildred (Eckholt) Reeves. He passed away at his home in Gordon on July 21, 2022.

Dave graduated from Assumption Catholic School in Chadron in 1971 and joined the US Army 4 years later. He was stationed in Anchorage, AK, and was honorably discharged in 1979. 

While he was stationed in Alaska, Dave met Linda and they were  married in 1980. Together they raised two sons: Troy and Andy. Dave enjoyed hunting and fishing with his sons and grandchildren.

Dave was preceded in death by his father Howard, mother Mildred and nephew Kevin Krotz. 

He is survived by his wife Linda, his sons Troy (Jaimie) and Andy (Ashley), grandchildren Maison, Alexis, Wesley, Laci and Jude Reeves, sisters Mary and Ann, sister-in-law Becky (Robert) Saucedo, and many nieces and nephews.

Chamberlain-Pier Funeral Home of Gordon is in charge of arrangements.