Ronald C. Reeves of Mansfield died unexpectedly from surgical complications on Tuesday November 17 at Miriam Hospital in Providence, RI. He was 61 years old. He was the beloved husband of Diana (Otis) Reeves for 31 years.
Born on March 12, 1948 in Anderson, Indiana, he was the loving son of Pauline (Lynch) Ward of Michigan and the late Garfield Reeves. He was a graduate of Michigan Institute of Technology in Indiana and earned his MBA from Northeastern University. Mr. Reeves worked as a Senior Underwriting Specialist for Liberty Mutual Property Insurance Co. He was an active participant in the St. Vincent DePaul Society as well as the Diocesan Marriage Prep Team at St. Mary's Parish. He served as the former Chairperson for the Mansfield Recreation Commission. Mr. Reeves was an avid golfer and gardener. He loved skiing, cycling, dancing and was a "scrabble maniac".
In addition to his wife he was also survived by his children, Sarah(Reeves) Williams and her husband Clint of Maine and Ryan Reeves of Mansfield. He was the loving brother of JoAnn Hall of Michigan and Stepson of the late Morton Ward. He was the step-grandfather to Addi and Owen Williams and is also survived by several Nieces and Nephews.
Funeral from the Bolea-Amici Funeral Home, 115 N. Main Street, Mansfield on Saturday, November 21 at 9:30am. , followed by a Celebration of Life Mass at St. Mary's Church, 330 Pratt Street(Rte. 106), Mansfield at 10:30am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting Hours are Friday 4-8pm. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mr. Reeves' memory to St. Mary's Society of St. Vincent DePaul, St. Mary's Church 330 Pratt St., Mansfield, MA 02048 or to the Office of Family Ministry, Marriage Preparation, 500 Slocum Road, North Dartmouth, MA 02747-2930.
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