Rev. Reese Klepacz

Obituary of Rev. Reese Edward Klepacz

Rev. Reese Edward Klepacz, 46, of Glen Lyon, passed away unexpectedly Thursday September 19, 2019 at home.  Born on November 10, 1972, In Wilkes-Barre , Reese, aka "Rocky", was the son of the late Joseph and Elizabeth (Betsy) Mosley-Klepacz.

Reese will be remembered as a devoted, loving and caring husband, father, brother and friend. A Minister, Evangelist, Song Writer, Producer, extraordinary Singer.  His passion to spread God's word of faith, love and forgiveness.  His mission to make a difference by bringing growth and change to a world that is in need of God's love.  Most importantly Reese will be remembered for his deep love for his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

He served as a Minister of Valley View Chapel in Larksville PA and Sunlight Church in Anthony KS.  A gospel singer with The American Christian Youth Choral, Outburst of Praise Ministries, Gospel Explosions, The Rhema Quartet and The Ambassadors.  Co-managed Rockets Over Rhema yearly event in Tulsa, OK.  A Sunday School Teacher, Royal Rangers Member, Worship Leader, Muppet Team Member, Boys & Girls Missionary Crusade Director at First Assembly of God in Wilkes-Barre PA and a Childrens' Church Leader at First Assembly of God in Tunkhannock PA and Nanticoke PA.

Reese was formerly employed with Dish Network in Tulsa OK, Rhema Bible Church in Broken Arrow OK, Walmart Bixby OK and Wilkes-Barre PA, City of Tulsa 911 Dispatcher, Capital One Auto Finance in Tulsa OK, New Horizons Computer Learning Center in Wilkes-Barre PA, Burgette Excavations in Avoca PA and Navient in Wilkes-Barre PA.

He attended E.L. Meyers High School and Wilkes-Barre Area Vocational Technical School Wilkes-Barre PA

Reese was blessed to know so many wonderful people during his life and through his 29 years of Ministry.  Left to cherish wonderful memories: his loving wife Tracy Ketcham-Klepacz, his daughters Kathryn, Maci and Hanna.  Brother Joseph S Klepacz, Jr and Cheryl; sister Jo Ann Simon and Hurley Sr; Mother-in-law Joyce Massaker-Ketcham and Kenneth; Sister-in-law Kim Ketcham and Edward; Tricia Ketcham-Belt and TJ; nieces and nephews; brothers and sisters in Christ.

Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears My voice and opens the door, I will come in and dine with him, and he with Me. Revelation 3:20

Funeral Services will be held Tuesday 11:00am from the Yanaitis Funeral Home, 55 Stark St. Plains Township.  Pastors Michael & Kim Pickreign will officiate services.

Friends may call Monday night from 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Memorial contributions may be made to Tracy and the girls at

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5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday, September 23, 2019
Yanaitis Funeral Home Inc.
55 Stark Street
Plains, Pennsylvania, United States

Funeral Service

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Yanaitis Funeral Home Inc.
55 Stark Street
Plains, Pennsylvania, United States
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