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1935 Donald 2022

Donald Reid

February 16, 1935 — January 15, 2022

With his family at his side, Donald Freeman Reid passed away on Saturday, January 15th, 2022 at Portage General Hospital.  Don was 86 years old.

He will be lovingly remembered by his beloved wife Sarah Reid (Mason); children Beverly Graham (Steve), Brenda Jackson, Brian Reid (Tracey); step-children William Green (Mavis), Franklyn Green, Steven Green (Micheline); sixteen grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; twelve siblings; numerous nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.  He was predeceased by his first wife Eileen Reid (Boback), parents Hayward and Maude Reid, and brother Gus Reid.

A celebration of Don’s life will be held at St. Mary’s la Prairie Anglican Church on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 2:00 pm, led by Rev. John Dolloff. Private family interment to follow at Hillside Cemetery.

As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to Parkinson Canada (Research) 316-4211 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M2P 2A9.

“The best portion of a good man’s life is his little nameless unremembered acts of kindness and of love.” ~Wordsworth

A tree will be planted in memory and cared for by McKenzies Portage Funeral Chapel.

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Service Schedule

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, May 28, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

St. Mary's La Prairie Anglican Church

36 2 St SW, Portage la Prairie, MB R1N 2A1

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