Iris Ardell Reid

March 07, 1932 - April 27, 2008 

Iris Ardell Reid

March 07, 1932 - April 27, 2008 

Obituary for Iris Ardell Reid

IT IS WITH GREAT SADNESS WE ANNOUNCE THE PASSING OF IRIS ARDELL REID, BELOVED MOTHER, GRANDMOTHER, SISTER, AUNT AND FRIEND TO SO MANY, ON SUNDAY APRIL 27, 2008 AT THE AGE OF 76 YEARS.

IRIS WAS BORN IN CARPENTER TWP, TO THE LATE RALPH AND LAURA WILSON. ON JANUARY 22, 1955 SHE WAS UNITED IN MARRIAGE TO PERCY REID, WHO PREDECEASED HER IN 1984. SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER SON BRIAN AND FRIEND GLORIA WAGER, TWO GRANDAUGHTERS, STACEY (DARRYL) CLARENCE OF BURLINGTON, ONT AND JACQUELYN REID AND FRIEND MATT MCKEOUGH OF LONDON, ONT.

BROTHERS WILLARD, JIM (ELIZA), ALEX (LINDA), DAN (ELLEN), SISTERS LYDIA WILSON, AND LIZ (NICK) KLUK, ALONG WITH NUMEROUS NIECES AND NEPHEWS. IRIS WAS PREDECEASED BY HER SISTER IN LAW JOYOUS WILSON.

IRIS SPENT HER ENTIRE LIFE IN EMO, LIVING ON THE FAMILY FARM LATER MOVING INTO TOWN WHERE SHE WORKED AT THE RED CROSS HOSPITAL. AFTER HER RETIREMENT SHE WAS ONE OF THE ORIGINAL RESIDENCE OF THE GOLDEN AGE MANOR.

SHE ENJOYED LIFE AND THOSE AROUND HER TELLING STORIES, SHARING RECEIPTS, PATTERNS AND LOTS OF LAUGHTER.

AS PER IRIS REQUEST THERE WILL BE NO SERVICE WITH INTERMENT TAKING PLACE IN EMO CEMETERY.

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