Joe Earl Reel, age 64, of Owensville, formerly of Princeton, IN, passed away on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at the Transcendent Healthcare of Owensville, IN. He was born on Saturday, October 13, 1956 in Princeton, IN to Woodrow and Betty Ritchie Reel, both whom precede. He was a 1977 graduate of The Princeton Community High School. He had a love for racing, hunting and Indiana University basketball. Joe worked in the custodial and dietary departments at Gibson General Hospital for 24 years and was a Custodian for the North Gibson School Corporation for 13 years. He was a lifelong Gibson County resident and attended The Bethel Memorial Church of Princeton. On February 7, 1987, in Francisco, IN, he married Lynn Ann Brewer, whom survives of Owensville, IN. Other survivors include 1 son; Jeffrey (Mindi) Reel of Winslow, IN and 1 sister, Mary Ann Lewis of Princeton, IN.
He is preceded in death by his parents, and brother, Charlie Reel and 1 sister, Martha Jane.
Doyle Funeral Home has the privilege of serving the Reel family.
Funeral services will be at 10:00 am on Tuesday, June 15, 2021 at Doyle Funeral Home located at 520 S. Main St. in Princeton, IN 47670, with Pastor Kevin Wilson officiating. Internment will take place in Albright Cemetery in Mackey.
Visitation will take place on Monday, June 14, 2021from 4:00 pm until 8 pm at Doyle Funeral Home.
Masks are not required but recommended if so desired. For more information contact Doyle Funeral Home at 812-385-4334 or Doylefuneralhome@frontier.com Online condolences may be made at www.doylefuneralhomeprinceton.net or the funeral home Facebook page.