Oct. 28, 1933 Rocky Ford Otero County Colorado, USA
May 24, 2002 Sweet Grass Toole County Montana, USA
Reva met her husband Bill through a letter sent by him to her while he served in the Navy. She had asked a friend who was dating an officer to pass her name off to someone who she could write to while he served. The officer gave her name to his brother.
Bill and Reva had three children and ten grandchildren. They shared the same middle name.
Reva died of a heart attack due to complications of diabetes on the way to her granddaughter's graduation.