Myron Reese

Myron E. "Sharkey" Reese Jr.

Saturday, July 18th, 2020
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Warren – Myron E. “ Sharkey” Reese, Jr. of Warren died Saturday July 18,2020 at Newport Hospital.

He was the husband of L. Lee (Sousa) Reese, they were married for over 52 years.

He was born in Fall River, the son of Lillian (Jacome) Reese,Sr., and the late Myron E. Reese Sr.

Sharkey was a Truck Driver for ARCO for 22 years, and was also a route salesman for Little Debbie snacks, and Arnold Bread, prior to becoming a self - employed route salesman for the Pepperidge Farm Company for many years, before retiring.

He has lived in Warren for over 52 years, coming from Rehoboth, MA. and was a parishioner of St. Thomas the Apostle Church., where he did the collections for many years.

Sharkey enjoyed watching racing at Seekonk Speedway and watching the New England Patriots and the Boston Red Sox, as well as the Boston Celtics.

After retiring he worked for the former Our Lady of Fatima High School, now the Highlander Charter School as the maintenance supervisor for over 10 years, and also worked for the Warren Police Department working details for over 10 years.

He enjoyed listening to country music, spending time with his family and grandchildren.

Sharkey took great pride in his property, always doing yard work, and always had perfect grass.

Besides his wife he is survived by his daughters Cheryl Reese – DeCastro and her husband Tony of Warren and Dawn Amaral and her fiance David J. Medeiros of Fall River.

Sharkey is also survived by his brother Edward Reese of Dighton, his sisters Susan Silvia of Dighton and Betty Ann Consigni of Milford Ma.

He was the grandfather of Brielle and Reese DeCastro, Nicholas Amaral, Justin and James Almeida.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday July 24,2020 at 10:00 am in St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 500 Metacom Avenue, Warren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

Calling hours and flowers are omitted. Burial will be private.

Arrangements by SMITH FUNERAL and MEMORIAL SERVICES, Warren.
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    July 24, 2020 | 10:00am
    July 24, 2020 10:00am
    St. Thomas the Apostle Church
    500 Metacom Avenue
    Warren, RI 02885
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Rosann Roderick

Posted at 10:05pm
Lee, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

Raymond Romano

Posted at 10:35am
To Lee and family.

So sorry to hear about your loss, may the support of your family and friends help you through this difficult time.

Raymond & Nancy Romano

Gussie and Aidan

Posted at 08:28am
Dear Lee, Cheryl, and family, Aidan and I were so sad to hear of Sharkey passing. We are so sorry for your loss. He will be missed!
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Betty consigli

Posted at 12:32am
I will miss you..

Diane Rego Posted at 11:20am

Dear Lee and family, Louis and I are so sad to hear of Sharkeys sudden passing. We loved him and will really miss him.We pray that God will give you and your family strength and comfort. Know that we are here for you if you need anything. RIP our dear friend Sharkey.

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