Clarence “Clance” Lee Reason

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record
Aledo Times Record

Clarence “Clance” Lee Reason, 85 of Keithsburg, died July 28, 2020 at Hospice House, Burlington, Iowa. Visitation will be on Sunday from 2 to 4 PM at the Keithsburg First Christian Church, with social distancing practices observed. Immediately following visitation, private family services will be held. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First Christian Church or the family. Speer Funeral Home, Aledo, is assisting the family.

Clarence Lee Reason was born on November 26, 1934 in Marne, Iowa to Harold Harvey & Jewel (Wilkins) Reason. He served his country in the United States Air Force. On December 24, 1955 he married the love of his life, Sharon Leigh Scott in Peoria Heights, Illinois.

Clance owned and operated Reason Roofing for 20 years and assisted Riddell Roofing with estimating. Clance and Sharon retired to Florida where he could golf every day. He was a member at First Christian Church-Keithsburg and served as Deacon. He enjoyed the Baytree League where they could golf on different courses around the state. He also enjoyed golfing at Hawthorn Ridge.

Clance is survived by his wife, Sharon; children and spouses: Teah Reeh of Bangor, ME: Melonie & Jim McLaughlin of Keithsburg, IL; Teresa & Francis Albin of Dallas, TX; Lance & Heather Reason of Dixon, IL and Crystal & J.R. DeLap of Burlington, IA; Grandchildren: Joseph and Justin Reason, Tiffany Murphy, Christopher McLaughlin; Chloe Lambert, Devin Albin, Katie Reason, Cassandra & Katelynn Headley, Brady DeLap and 12 great-grandchildren; brother, Charles Reason of Hardy, AR; nephew, Lee Reason of Oquawka,IL and sister-in-law, Luan Thrush, Grapevine, TX. He was preceded in death by his parents and son-in-law, Jay Reeh.