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Calvin REID

Calvin Roy Reid, aged 94, passed away peacefully on September 23, 2023, at the Norfolk General Hospital in Simcoe. He was survived by his daughter, Eileen Reid of Orangeville, and his late son, Dennis Reid. Calvin was a beloved grandfather to Adam, his daughter Kiara, and Jesica. He was the dear brother of Barry Reid, who resides in Tisdale, SK, and his wife Doreen. Calvin will be fondly remembered by his girlfriend Lois Wilson from Eden. Sadly, he was predeceased by his wife Louise and his siblings, Audrey Headman, Bonnie Zimmerman, and Stewart Reid. Calvin was a committed member of the Norfolk Masonic Lodge, No10 in Simcoe for many years. He led a dedicated team of local Masons, providing volunteer maintenance services for Camp Trillium Rainbow Lake for over a decade. Additionally, he was an active member of the Norfolk Shrine Club, where he supported children in need. In his spare time, Calvin could often be found in his woodworking shop, creating intricately designed intarsia and other beautiful wood art, which he generously donated to various charities he held dear. A private interment of his ashes will take place at a later date. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Jason Smith Funeral Chapel in Simcoe. In lieu of flowers, any individuals wishing to pay tribute to Calvin’s memory are encouraged to make a donation to a charity of their choice. Online condolences may be shared at http://www.smithfuneralchapel.com or by contacting (519) 426-0199.

Calvin Roy Reid passed away peacefully on September 23, 2023, at the Norfolk General Hospital in Simcoe. He was 94 years old at the time of his passing. Survived by his daughter, Eileen Reid from Orangeville, Calvin was also the cherished grandfather of Adam, his daughter Kiara, and Jesica. His dear brother Barry Reid, along with his wife Doreen, resides in Tisdale, SK. Calvin’s loving girlfriend, Lois Wilson, from Eden, will remember him dearly. Sadly, Calvin was preceded in death by his wife Louise, as well as his siblings Audrey Headman, Bonnie Zimmerman, and Stewart Reid. Throughout his life, Calvin was an active member of the Norfolk Masonic Lodge, No10 in Simcoe. He dedicated himself to leading a team of local masons in providing volunteer maintenance services for Camp Trillium Rainbow Lake for a remarkable span of over 10 years. Calvin was also a proud member of the Norfolk Shrine Club, where he actively supported children in need. A passionate wood artist, Calvin could often be found in his woodworking shop, creating stunning intarsia pieces and other intricate wood art, all of which he frequently donated to other charities close to his heart. A private interment of his ashes will be scheduled for a later date. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Jason Smith Funeral Chapel, located at 689 Norfolk St. North, Simcoe. Instead of flowers, donations in memory of Calvin can be made to a charity of your choosing. For personal online condolences, please visit http://www.smithfuneralchapel.com or call (519) 426-0199.

Calvin Roy Reid, who peacefully passed away on September 23, 2023, at the Norfolk General Hospital in Simcoe, will forever be remembered. In his 95th year, Calvin’s departure saddened his devoted daughter, Eileen Reid of Orangeville, as well as the late Dennis Reid. His grandchildren, Adam, his daughter Kiara, and Jesica, cherished their loving grandfather dearly. Calvin’s dear brother, Barry Reid, accompanied by his wife Doreen, resides in Tisdale, SK. Among those who will hold onto memories of Calvin is his girlfriend, Lois Wilson, from Eden. Calvin’s wife Louise and his siblings, Audrey Headman, Bonnie Zimmerman, and Stewart Reid, predeceased him. Calvin’s life was marked by his extensive involvement in the Norfolk Masonic Lodge, No10 in Simcoe. Notably, he dedicated his time and leadership skills to ensuring the volunteer maintenance services of Camp Trillium Rainbow Lake were provided for more than 10 years. He was also a valued member of the Norfolk Shrine Club, working tirelessly in support of children in need. A man of many talents, Calvin spent countless hours in his woodworking shop, crafting intricate intarsia pieces and other beautiful wood art. He then donated these works of art to various charitable organizations. A private interment of Calvin’s ashes is scheduled to take place at a later date. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the caring hands of the Jason Smith Funeral Chapel, located at 689 Norfolk St. North, Simcoe. In lieu of flowers, those who desire to commemorate Calvin are invited to make a donation to a charity that resonates with their own personal values. Online condolences can be expressed at http://www.smithfuneralchapel.com or by contacting (519) 426-0199.

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