March 7, 1927-March 8, 2022
Margaret Reid, of Ripley, passed away peacefully on March 8, 2022, one day after her 95th birthday. Loving Mother of Shirley Colwell and Brian & Diane Reid. Missing her, are grandchildren Chris (Mary) Colwell, Tarrin (Evan) Poll, Gavin Colwell, Ainsley (Curtis) Duplessis, Jason (Lyndsay) Reid, Amanda (Bill) Reid, Travis Reid and 9 great grandchildren. Dear sister of Marian Underwood and Lois Kerr. Marg will also be dearly missed by her many nieces, nephews, neighbours and friends. Predeceased by her husband Leonard, son Lynn, son-in-law Bruce, great grandson Bentley, parents Elton & Susan Orr, brothers Bob, Howard, and Harvey Orr, sister Eilean Ribey and brothers and sisters-in-law; Al Underwood, Bob Kerr, John Ribey, Mary Orr and Vera Orr.
Margaret was an active member of the Pine River Church, UCW and Women’s Institute as well as the Point Clark Seniors Club. She loved quilting and was a vital part of both the Pine River and Point Clark Quilter’s groups, where she spent so much time that a room was named after her.
Cremation has taken place and a graveside memorial service and burial will be held on Saturday April 9, 2022 at 1 PM at the Pine River United Church Cemetery (403 Alice Street, Huron Kinloss) with reception to follow at Point Clark Community Centre. In lieu of flowers, donations to Rosewood RVilla Residents Fund or the Kincardine Hospital Foundation are greatly appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Arrangements entrusted to the MacKenzie& McCreath Funeral Home, Ripley. Condolences may be made online at www.mackenzieandmccreath.com