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REID, Myrtie Wallace

February 8, 1915 — December 15, 2012


Passed away in the afternoon of Saturday, December 15, 2012; at the age of 97, just two months from her 98th birthday. She was predeceased by her husband, Wilbur H. Reid (2005). Survived by her sons Wally (Virginia) Kelowna, Archie (Margie) North Vancouver, J A Keith (Sylvia) Pinawa, MB, Frazer (Sue) Kelowna; eleven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and many much loved nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her sisters Nina Ritchie and Janet Haliwell. Many thanks to the staff at Mountain View Good Samaritan. There will be a private family service where Myrtie will be laid to rest with her late husband. A public memorial service to be held in 2013. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Choir of St. Paul’s United Church, 3131 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna, BC V1W 3S9.


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The Choir of St. Paul's United Church, 3131 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna, BC V1W 3S9




  • Evan and Sharon Ritchie says:

    Aunt Myrtie was a special person in that she was usually upbeat and cheerful. A woman in a household of five men,her smile must have been a calm center.Our condolences on your loss. All our love Sharon and Evan

  • Dolores Johnson says:

    my deepest sympathy on the loss of your Mother

  • Judi Bethune says:

    Our heart felt condolences to the family of Myrtie. She was a great lady, wonderful mother and pioneer of Kelowna.
    It was truly a priveledge to meet Myrtie. Judi Bethune friend of the family. Also, Clarence Lucas (Judi’s father) wishes to add his condolences

  • Sue says:

    Our thoughts are with you, Wally, Virginia, and family. Love, Sue, Nicki and Devyn.


    We fondly remember Myrtie, we were both born in the Mission and grew up with the boys. Our hearfelt condolences to the family.

    Lloyd & Noreen(Wilson) Schmidt

  • Marina (Weiss) Fraser says:

    I remember your mother as a lovely, gentle lady. Though I know she lived to a grand age, there is always a void that cannot be filled by memories alone. My condolences to you and all the family.

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