Obituaries & Death Notices
Published:Apr 12, 2018
Event Date:Apr 08, 2018
REID, Elaine May 08, 1928 - April 08, 2018 It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Elaine Reid on Sunday, April 8th in her 90th year at Wellington Terrace Long Term Care Facility in Fergus, ON. Elaine was a resident of Ancaster, ON for 56 years. She is now reunited with her beloved husband Errol Reid (retired from Hamilton Wentworth Regional Police), her father David Gray, mother Vivien Gray, sister Barbara Lou Litchfield and son David Reid. Elaine will be sadly missed by her children Janice Stapleton (Gary), Patty Labadie (Graeme), Mike Reid (Shirly) and her grandchildren Ashleigh, Shelby, Adam, Sara, Lauren, Evan and Sarah as well as her nieces and nephews Carolyn, Beverly, Gwen and Jon and great-nephews Justin and Thomas and her beloved dog Kai. A graduate of the 1950 nursing class at the Hamilton General she spent her entire career working at Henderson Hospital (now the Juravinski Center). Elaine was always active with the alumni association and looked forward to the yearly class gatherings. She participated in many activities at the Ancaster Senior Center including singing in the choir, one of her passions. Elaine had a great love of music, literature, knitting and animals of all kinds, but especially her beloved dogs. Many thanks to all the amazing, compassionate and caring staff at Wellington Terrace for making her feel so special and taking such good care of her in her time of need. Cremation has taken place, with a Private Interment to follow. Please join us for a Memorial and light refreshments on April 29th from 3 - 6 p.m. at Dodsworth and Brown Funeral Home, 378 Wilson St. E., Ancaster ON. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, the Salvation Army or the Aspen Valley Wildlife Foundation. "See you later alligator….."
Category: Obituaries & Death Notices
Newspaper(s): Hamilton Spectator
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