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David E. Reel, Jr.

October 15, 1967 ~ June 6, 2021 (age 53)


David E. Reel, Jr., 53, of New Whiteland, Indiana, passed away at his residence on June 6, 2021.

David was born on October 15, 1967 in Beech Grove, Indiana to the late David E. Reel, Sr. and Marjorie (Sutton) Tobias.

David married his wife, Julie (Fields) Reel, on October 17, 2009 in New Whiteland, Indiana. They were married for 11 wonderful years.

David was employed at Heritage Environmental and worked as a truck driver for more than twenty years until his retirement in 2009. He was a loving husband and a wonderful father. His greatest joy in life was spending time with his grandchildren. Along with creating memories with his loved ones, he enjoyed camping, playing videogames, and going on motorcycle rides.

David is survived by his wife, Julie Reel of New Whiteland, IN; his three children, Christopher (Ashley) Cronin, Kassandra Reel, and Zackary Lloyd; his three grandchildren, Bryson Cronin, Ellie Cronin, and Landyn Reel; his nine siblings, Cindy Reel, Penny Reel, Mischelle Reel, Kimberly Reel, Pam Freeman, Wendy Freeman, Jeff Freeman, Melissa Reel, and Larry Long, Jr.  

A celebration of life gathering will take place on Friday, June 11, 2021 from 3:00pm to 7:00pm at the Scout Building in Nineveh, Indiana.

Arrangements entrusted to Jessen Funeral Homes & Crematory ~ Whiteland Chapel. 






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Celebration of Life Gathering
June 11, 2021

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Scout Building
6600 S. Nature Trail Drive
Nineveh, IN 46164