Carl Nelson Reese, Sr.

Birth Date: 
Tuesday, July 22, 1958
Date of Passing: 
Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Carl Nelson Reese, Sr., 61, of Wooster died on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at his home.

He was born July 22, 1958 in Chicago to Sam Nelson and Fannie Mae Briggs Reese.  Carl was a self-employed auto detailer and had also worked for Dunn Brothers, Wooster Chevy and Lincoln Way Motors in the past.  He enjoyed having a good time, bowling and boxing and had been a Golden Glove Champion.

Carl served his country in the U.S. Army.

He is survived by his children Michael Reese of Columbus, Carl Reese, Jr., Anthony Reese and Jamal Reese all of Wooster; grandchildren Livia, Jakarra, Jakella and Brian; great-grandchildren Jaleel and Grace; his girlfriend of over 25 years, Amanda Fife; four brothers; four sisters and numerous nieces and nephews.

Carl was preceded in death by his parents and a brother.

Memorial services will be held at a later date.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.

Contributions may be directed to Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster OH, 44691 or to the Cleveland Clinic Foundation Philanthropy Institute, c/o Cancer Patient Support Services, P.O.Box 931517, Cleveland, OH 44193-1655.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com

Memorial Contributions: 

Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster OH, 44691 or to the Cleveland Clinic Foundation Philanthropy Institute, c/o Cancer Patient Support Services, P.O.Box 931517, Cleveland, OH 44193-1655.

Service: 

Memorial services will be held at a later date.

Condolences

Our deepest sympathy in the loss of Carl. Our prayer for the family is for strength during this difficult time. Lean on your memories of the good times to bring you peace and comfort.

With Love ,
Your Cousins
Larry & Pam

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