Obit: June Reeve


June Elaine Reeve, 86, of Tipton, died on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019 at Cedar Manor Nursing Home in Tipton.

Memorial services will be held on Saturday, Jan. 19 at 11 a.m. at Fry Funeral Home in Tipton. Visitation will be held on Friday, Jan. 18 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Fry Funeral Home. Interment will be at a later date.

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Memorials may be directed to the South Bethel Church Fund, Cedar Manor Nursing Home or Iowa City Hospice.

June was born on June 17, 1932 in Tipton. She was the daughter of Floyd Edgar and Ethal Mae (Nauman) Nebergall. June was raised on the family farm and graduated from Tipton High School. On Feb. 28, 1954 June was united in marriage to Jack DeVere Reeve in the South Bethel Church.

June was a member of the South Bethel United Methodist Church and several bridge card clubs. June was a farm wife and worked side-by-side with Jack on the farm.

June is survived by her three daughters: Mardi Burmeister of Davenport, Kayleen Reeve of Tipton and Janell Reeve of Denver, Colorado; four grandchildren: Dustin Hinrichs, Savannah Miles, Kristin Burmeister and Jay Burmeister; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Jack on June 15, 2018, granddaughter Lorelei Hinrichs, and brothers and sisters: Clare Nebergall, Harve Nebergall, Jay Nebergall, Frances Langley, Max Nebergall and Jeane Forrey.