Jackie Edwin Reno, loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, age 82, of New Castle, passed away January 6, 2021 in the home of his daughter, following several months of illness. He was born December 14, 1938 in New Castle and was a son of Luther O. and O. Fern (Wilson) Reno.
Jack lived his entire life in New Castle, Indiana, with the exception of his time in the Army at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. In his early years, Jack graduated from New Castle High School with the class of 1957, where he played football. He worked for the Box Factory during his time in high school and for a while after graduation. He was proud to serve the United States Army as Sp4 E4 and the Army National Guard. After returning from the military, he worked for Marhover Meat and then the Chrysler Corporation. Jack retired from Chrysler after 40 years of service.