Gordon Reid

Gordon Reid
William Gordon Reid (January 11, 1932 - July 7, 2017) Loving husband of B. Jean (Alexander) Reid for over 61 years, passed away peacefully at home with loved ones by his side. Gordon passed away in his 86th year after a life filled with hard work, dedication and laughter that centred around family and farm life. He will be greatly missed by his children; Linda Reid (Bob Robinson), Donald Reid (Anne), Ian Reid (Cathy), Debbie Squibb (Dean), Betty Sterritt (Paul Vanderpol), Bill Reid (Nancy), Hannah Reid Bennett (Paul). He will always be cherished by his grandchildren who he encouraged and gave faith to reach and expand their potentials; Emily (James), Howard (Heather), Ken, Jessie (Scott), Rebecca (Chris), Chris (Renee), Stephanie, Alicia, Jeanette, Kim, Reg, D.J., Angela (Alex), Michael, Ashley (Brandon), Alex, David (Nicci), Steven, Kevin (Kate), JennyLou (Robin), Mandy, Laura (Lucas), Nicole (Dan), Bryan (Kaisu), Michelle (Ross), Kerry, Michelle, Greg, Mackenzie (Shaely), William, Matthew, Jake and his great grandchildren Maddy, Kamryn, Bodie, Evelynn, Quentin, Andrea, Jackson, Sierra, Rylie, Logan, Arjen, Roben, Mila and Bryen. Gordon is survived by his sister Joanne Stevenson (Mack); brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Myrtle Reid, Jessie Zuest (Joel), Ernie Alexander, Margaret Duncan (Ron), Bill Alexander (Susan) and many nieces and nephews and their families. He joins in heaven his siblings John, Mary Garbutt (Don), Jim Reid (Hazel), Ken Reid (Lois) and Mary Lou Alexander. The family would like to thank the nurses and staff at Stratford General Hospital and nurses and PSW’s who came to the home. Friends and relatives may call at the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford on Tuesday, July 11, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday at 1 p.m. Rev. Fraser Williamson will officiate. Interment at Avonbank Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Stratford General Hospital or the charity of one's choice through the funeral home. 519.271.7411 www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com
 

Additional Info

  • Service Information:
    Visitation
    Tuesday, July 11, 2017
    2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.

    Funeral Service
    Wednesday, July 12, at 1:00 p.m.
    W.G. Young Funeral Home

    Reception
    W.G. Young Funeral Home Reception Centre

    Interment
    Avonbank Cemetery

    Memorial Donations
    Stratford General Hospital
    Charity of one's choice