From Kansas City Star January 6, 1970:
Gilbert Henderson Reece, 78, of 5101 Virginia, died yesterday at a nursing home at 3660 Summit. He was born in Beason, Ill. , and had lived in Greater Kansas City 41 years. He was retired vice-president of the former Kansas Paper company. He was a member of Gate City Masonic lodge No. 522 and the Kiwanis club, Kansas City, Kansas. He was a member of University Heights Christian church. He leaves a daughter, Mrs. Elsie Embich, of the home; a sister, Mrs. Lizzie Coleman, Creston, Ia.; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Services will be at 1 o'clock Wednesday at the Newcomer chapel, Brush Creek and the Paseo; burial in Floral Hills cemetery.
Mary Alma Reece
1887–1963 (m. 1923)
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