Thomas David "Tommy" Reel

February 11, 1952 ~ April 9, 2022 (age 70)


Sharpsburg, MD – Thomas David “Tommy” Reel, 70, of Sharpsburg, MD passed away on Saturday, April 9, 2022 at his home.


He was born on February 11, 1952 in Hagerstown, MD to the late Douglas Cecil and Hollis Jean Hebb Reel.


He was a 1970 graduate of Boonsboro High School in Boonsboro, MD.


Tommy was employed by Roadway until his retirement. After his retirement he worked at Hoover Forklift, Mack Trucks, Nextow, and A.E. Sweeney Masonry.


He attended St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Sharpsburg, MD.


Tommy was a life member of Conococheague Sportsmans Club; member of Potomac Fish & Game Club; IORM Conococheague Tribe #84 of Williamsport, MD and the Redmen Riders; life member of Sharpsburg Vol. Fire Company.


He is survived by his companion of 38 years Janey Knotts; son Dougie Reel of Sharpsburg, MD; son Matthew Reel and his wife Chancy of Clear Spring, MD; daughter Heidi Eyler of Funkstown, MD; grandchildren Alexis, Zach, Gia, Anni, Styles, and Hailey; sister Harriett L. Welsh of Boonsboro, MD; niece Sam Ryan whom he raised; nephews Freddie and Bradley Welsh; cousins Larry Hines and Sharon Nalley.


The family will receive friends at the Osborne Funeral Home, P.A. 425 S. Conococheague St. Williamsport, MD on Thursday, April 14, 2022 from 6:00-8:00 pm.  The funeral home will be open after 9:00 am on Thursday for the convenience of family and friends.


Graveside services will be held at Mt. View Cemetery in Sharpsburg, MD on Friday, April 15, 2022 at 11:00 am with Pastor Ron Faith officiating.


Memorial donations may be made to:

Sharpsburg Vol. Fire Co. P.O. Box 297 Sharpsburg, MD 21782


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April 14, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Osborne Funeral Home, PA
425 South Conococheague Street
Williamsport, MD 21795

Graveside Service
April 15, 2022

11:00 AM
Mt. View Cemetery, MD, Sharpsburg

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