Loyce Wyline Reese (nee Ireby), of O’Fallon, Missouri, passed on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at the age of 90. Beloved wife of the late John R. "Jack" Reese, Sr.; cherished daughter of the late Louie and Rosa Ireby; devoted mother of John R. (Karen) Reese, Jr.; loving grandmother of Nicole (Jake) Brock, Cole Reese, and Krista Reese; treasured great-grandmother of Jacob Mock and Kaylee Brock.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Vivian Stacy, Francis (Eugene) Pullum, Jewel Payne, Juanita Bishop, and Jim Ireby.
Loyce was a member of First Baptist Church of O’Fallon and the Red Hat Society. She enjoyed playing cards, making jewelry, painting, and doing other crafts. Most of all, Loyce loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She was dearly loved and will be missed by all who knew her.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church of O'Fallon.