Chester F. Reeve, 94, of Sycamore passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 15, 2013 at Kishwaukee Hospital.
He graduated from Hinckley high school, Class of 1938. He served in the U.S. Army and was a veteran of WWII in the European Theatre of operations, earning five battle stars.
Survivors include his wife of 72 years, Mary Lou Reeve; two daughters, Susan Leonard of Delavan, WI and Rebecca McCabe of DeKalb; six grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; and one brother, Robert of Houston, TX.
A Memorial Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 18 from 10:00-11:00 AM at the United Methodist Church, 160 Johnson Ave., Sycamore, IL. A Celebration of Life service will begin at 11:00 AM with Rev. Harlene Harden officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Kishwaukee YMCA, in care of the Butala Funeral Home and Crematory, 1405 DeKalb Ave., Sycamore, IL 60178. For info or to sign the online guest book, go to www.ButalaFuneralHomes.com