Charles Franklin Reeves

05/08/2012 4:09 PM |

Charles Franklin Reeves of Greenport died May 4 at The Hamptons Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Southampton. He was 85.

Charles Franklin Reeves

He was born Dec. 23, 1926, in Greenport and was a graduate of Greenport High School. He and his wife, Normalee, married in Virginia in January 1954.

Mr. Reeves worked at C. Reeves and Son in Riverhead. He enjoyed hunting and was a member of Ducks Unlimited Inc., Riverhead Chapter, according to family members.

Predeceased by his wife in February 2003, Mr. Reeves is survived by his son, Allen, of Riverhead; his daughters, Michelle, of Center Moriches, and Bonnie, of Maine; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Visiting hours took place May 6 at Horton-Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport. A service was held May 7 at Horton-Mathie Chapel, Pastor Raymond Birkel officiating. Interment was at Sterling Cemetery in Greenport.

Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.