Ronald Raoul Reese, 79, of Fredericksburg, died Friday, Dec. 13, 2013.
A funeral mass was celebrated Thursday, Dec. 19, at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Msgr. Enda McKenna officiating.
Arrangements and cremation were under the direction of Fredericksburg Funeral Home.
Reese was born July 31, 1934, in Houston, the son of John Goodwin Reese and Lucille DelHomme Reese. He married Sarah Huber on June 27, 1959, and she survives.
In addition to his wife, Reese is survived by four daughters, three sons and spouses, including Celeste Reese of Austin; Laura and Randy Carle, Missouri City; Sherri Angels, Burnet; Ron and Diana Reese, Texarkana, Ark.; Joe Reese, Pearland; Pauline and Bill Herbert, Marble Falls, and John and Courtney Reese, Arlington.
Survivors also include 17 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Reese was preceded in death by his parents, and a son, Aaron Reese.