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Obituary: George Edward Reeves

1932 ~ 2003

George Edward Reeves, age 70, passed away in Salt Lake City on Sept. 27, 2003.

He was born in Salt Lake City on October 11, 1932 to George Edward and Laura Patricia Rasmussen Reeves. He married Leah Tonge Nov. 27, 1954.

George worked at McDonnell Douglas and received 3 awards for building the DC-10. He also worked for the Salt Lake City Street Dept. as an inspector until 1981 when injured on the job and retired.

He is survived by his wife, Leah; his two sons George Allan and Brian Keith; brothers: Arthur (Barbara), David (Lucy), and John Reeves; sisters: Carol (Ron) Gorlitz and Charlotte (Bill) Alire; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

A viewing for family and friends will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 1st at the Highland Park Ward Chapel, 2550 S. Douglas (1240 E.). A graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday Oct. 2nd at Lake Hills Memorial Estates. SereniCare, funeral directors.