PRINCETON — Michael Edward Reavis passed away June 14, 2019, at the Westminster Village North in Lawrence, Indiana.
He was born Sep. 28, 1943, to Bertis Edward Reavis and Madeline Jewell Richardson in Princeton.
He married the love of his life, Juanita Rose Wehmer on March 26, 1965, who preceded him in death on May 9, 2014, who he loved to the day he passed. He was a toolmaker journeyman all his life, working at Potter and Brumfield and Whirlpool.
Surviving is his daughter, Michelle Rene’ and her husband Nick Williams; their daughter, Kennedy Michael (Ben) and son, Jordan; great-grandson Oliver; a brother James Reavis; a sister Stephenie Stunkel (Eugene); a sister-in-law Diana Wehmer; along with several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother; father; brother, Jerry Reavis; and sister-in-law, Priscilla Reavis.
He was a proud member of the Princeton High School Class of 1961, a 50-year member of Prince Lodge 231 and the Scottish Rite of Evansville. He was a treasurer for the PCHS Band Boosters and a proud band dad for both his daughter and granddaughter. He was a member of the Fairview Presbyterian Church where he served as an Elder, Deacon, and Trustee.
He was the gentlest of men, the calm in our storm and the rock of our foundation.
Memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 23, 2019, at Fairview Presbyterian Church in Princeton with Masonic Service at 1:45 p.m.
If you are not able to attend, blood was vital in his recovery. Please donate blood in his memory or to the American Red Cross.
You may leave a message of sympathy or light a memorial candle in memory of Michael at www.colvinfuneralhome.com. Colvin Funeral Home is honored to serve the Reavis family.