Reid, Muriel Eileen

Reid — Muriel Eileen The family of Eileen Reid is sad to announce her passing on November 20, 2014, in the Souris Health Centre just three weeks after celebrating her 90th birthday with family and friends.

Eileen was born in the Huntingdon District on October 26, 1924, to Fred and Annie (Mote) Carlisle and moved to the Whitefield District at the age of five where she lived until she married Rilance Reid. They farmed the Reid family homestead west of Souris until retiring to town in 1984.

Eileen is survived by her children Garry (Ruth), Gail (Hollis/”Ernie”), Ken (JoAnn) and Scott (Louise). She also leaves to mourn her passing, grandchildren Robert (Jen), Gina (Fred), Kyle (Bobbi), Kent (Abbie), Tina and Keelan, Great-grandchildren Celia, Finn, Riley, Weston, Paige, Olivia, Keiver, Allyssa and Kayla, who all have cherished memories.

Eileen was predeceased by her husband Rilance in 2010 and was the last surviving member of the immediate family, being predeceased by sisters Thelma and Dorothy and brothers Lawrence and Clint.

Funneral services were held November 24, 2014, at St. Paul’s United Church in Souris, Mb. If so desired, memorial donations may be made to Hillcrest Museum in souris or a charity of choice.

6 thoughts on “Reid, Muriel Eileen”

  1. Our thoughts go out to all of you at this time of sorrow and sadness in the loss of your mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, great grandmother and friend.

  2. Garry ,Gail ,Ken and Scott ~~~~ So very sorry to hear of Eileen’s passing .You will all miss her but your precious memories will ever be in your hearts .
    Thinking of you all and sending our Deepest Sympathy at this sad time.
    Sincerely, . Don Carlisle & Carole Barclay

  3. To the Family of Eileen Reid, Please accept our sincere condolences on the death of Eileen. We are so sorry that we will not be able to attend the funeral as we are in Texas.She was a lovely lady and will be missed by many. Our thoughts are with you in this sad time . Jerry & Evelyn

  4. Our thoughts are with your family. Eileen was a great support for us as we became part of the Souris Personal Care Community.

  5. Garry, Gail, Kent, Scott and families
    Sorry to hear of your mom’s passing.
    Our thoughts are with you at this sad
    time.
    Cherish the memories of all the great times you had together.
    Deepest Sympathy,
    Linda Chapple, Brian & Cathy, and Keith Moffatt

  6. I was just going through my Mom’s address book, Hazel McClaughry to inform them of her passing on the 14 of June 2018. Even though Andy & Hazel resided in Victoria, for many years as they were able they made the trip to Souris and visited Rilance and Eileen. There last trip was in 2002 when Dad was 89. So sorry to hear of your loss even though it was a few years ago.

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