Peri John Reese, 55, 1226 N. 19th St., Escanaba, passed away unexpectedly on April 6, 2015 at his home of natural causes.
He was born on October 10, 1959 in Escanaba, son of Archie and Geraldine (Pepin) Reese. Peri was a lifelong resident of Escanaba.
Peri was employed by the City of Escanaba as a recreational foreman, retiring in 2012.
He was an avid outdoorsman who loved to hunt and go to camp. Peri was a member of the UP Whitetails Association, Teamsters Local 486. He was a former Cub Scout and altar boy at St. Thomas the Apostle Church.
Among survivors include his son, Dennis Reese of Escanaba and Dennis’ mother, Holly Jussila of Gladstone; Peri’s mother, Geraldine Reese of Escanaba; sister, Diane (Mike) Cousineau of Rock; two brothers, Mike (Lynn) Reese of Gladstone and Sean Reese of Escanaba; and many cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father, Archie.
Peri’s family will greet friends and relatives on Thursday, April 9th from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Crawford Funeral Home in Escanaba.
The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the Reese family.