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James "Jim" Harvey Reid

October 18, 1948 — July 18, 2023

James “Jim” Harvey Reid died suddenly on July 18, 2023. Beloved husband of 53 years of Janice Reid (Munshaw). Beloved father to Denise, Deborah (Zavi) and Dan (Stacey). Loving grandfather of Daniel, Olivia, Israel, Mitzi, Honey and Nolan.  Great Grandfather of Dommenick.  Son of William James Reid and Jantje Jane Reid (Deceased) of Barrie. “Jonesy” was the youngest of 3 brothers, including Milt (Carol) of Barrie and Al (Fran, predeceased) of Milton. Jim will be sadly missed by many many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, and cousins in the Netherlands and Florida.

Jim was a very caring and genuine man who had so many friends in his lifetime, growing up in Lefroy, living in Thornton, Ivy and Sebright, He built every house he lived in, 9 in total for our family. Always making life-long friends he cared so much about and all of his family. Jim retired from Local 675 Drywall & Carpenters Union. Journeyman to countless apprentices. He will be deeply missed by many.

Thank you neighbours Mike & Courtney for being such caring neighbours in our Mom’s time of need. Thank you to EMS, OPP, Ramara Fire Department and Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital for your heroic efforts.

Donations in Jim’s memory to the Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital would be appreciated by the family.

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Friday, July 21, 2023

7:00 - 9:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Funeral Service

Saturday, July 22, 2023

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Interment

Saturday, July 22, 2023

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Sixth Line Cemetery

Simcoe County Road 4
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Reception

Saturday, July 22, 2023

3:00 - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

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