Thomas Edward Reeter

July 15, 1930 ~ March 16, 2020 (age 89)


Reeter, Thomas E. “Tom”

Brooklyn, Michigan


His Legacy… Thomas Edward Reeter, Age 89, passed away March 16, 2020.  He was born on July 15, 1930 in Vandaila, Illinois to John “Henry” and Chloe (Tolbert) Reeter.  Tom served honorably in the United States Marine Corp before attending the University of Illinois.  He went on to be a sales representative for several oil companies over the years, living in many states.  Tom had a talent for sales and probably could sell you anything.  He enjoyed watching college basketball and football and loved to golf as well as downhill ski.  He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.


His Family… Tom will be missed by his daughter Leslie Reeter, two sons Michael Reeter and Thomas (Marcae’) Reeter, four grandchildren, Josiah Hubbard, Baeleigh (Mason) Lindeman, Travis (Haley) Reeter and Derek (fiance’ Mindy) Reeter, five great-grandchildren Layla, Farrah, Kipton, Valarie and Korbin and a sister Lois (Gary) Bone.  He is preceded in death by parents, a daughter Elizabeth Holmstrom and two sisters.


His Farewell… A private Natural Farewell was held at Borek Jennings Funeral Home, Braun Chapel in Brooklyn. A private interment will take place at Paradise Memorial Garden in Arizona.  Memorial contributions may be given to the Wounded Warrior Project.  Please leave a message of comfort for Tom’s family at 1-877-231-7900, or sign his guestbook at

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Private Service

Borek Jennings - Braun Chapel
137 S. Main St.
Brooklyn, MI 49230


Wounded Warrior Project
7020 A.C. Skinner Parkway, Suite 100, Jacksonville FL 32256
Tel: 1-877-832-6997