Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Sidney A. Reid

Male 1927 - 1999  (72 years)


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  • Name Sidney A. Reid 
    Born 26 Jun 1927  Bell Island, Newfoundland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Family Photograph Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Reid,Sidney-0001-familyphotoNewspaper.jpg
    Reid,Sidney-0001-familyphotoNewspaper.jpg
    Interesting life story 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-387441 
    Died 7 Sep 1999  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I387441  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Family Winnifred B. Kearley,   b. 9 Mar 1929,   d. 22 Mar 2014, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F262159  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • REID, A. Sidney

      Peacefully at home, on Tuesday, September 7, 1999, in his 73rd year. Beloved husband of Winnifred (nee Kearly). Loved father of Jim (Nina), John (Gladys), Bill (Marjorie), Charles (Vennessia), Linda (Bill Kent), Norm (Patsy), Don (Virginia), Mary (David Small), Winnie (Steve Eaton), Elizabeth (Gary Dwyer), Wilson (Tracy), Donna (John Shaver), Jean (Pete), Roslyn (Carlos Pimental), Millie (John Wheaton), Madeline (Keith Brown) and Patsy (Dave McLean). Dearly loved grandfather of 50 grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren. Sidney will be sadly missed by his brothers, Art Reid of Bell Island, Dougal Reid of Bell Island and Gord Reid of Cambridge and his sisters, Lucy Newman of Bell Island and Lillian Pitts of Labrador. He was predeceased by his parents, Arthur and Madeline Reid, his broher, William Reid and his sister, Sarah Penny. Sidney was born on Bell Island, Newfoundland and was a miner for over 20 years. He was best known for his entertainment as an accordion (squeeze box) musician. In the 1950's he was a member of a band called the Bell Islanders, who played on the radio across Newfoundland. Sidney came to Cambridge, in 1965 and was self-employed. He was an Honorary Life Member of the Cambridge Newfoundland Club, and Honorary Member of the R.C.L. Branch #121 (Galt). Friends will be received at Little's Funeral Home, 223 Main Street East, Cambridge, on Thursday, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Services will be conducted at Trinity Anglican Church, 12 Blair Road, Cambridge, on Friday, September 10, 1999, at 1: 30 p.m., with Rev. Bob Grisdale officiating. Interment to follow in Trinity Anglican Cemetery.

      Cambridge Reporter 1999

  • Sources 
    1. [S2598] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Trinity Anglican Cemetery Internet Link.
      REID/ Winnifred B./ Nee KEARLEY/ Mar. 9, 1929/ Mar. 22, 2014/ Sidney A./ REID/ June 26, 1927/ Sept. 7, 1999/ Even though you're with God above/ Your life lives on in your children's love/

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Jun 1927 - Bell Island, Newfoundland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFamily Photograph - - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Sep 1999 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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