Elsie Reid (Morrison)

Published September 2, 2019

Elsie Reid (Morrison)

Surrounded by family at Chartwell LTC, Lancaster on Wednesday, August 28, 2019. Elsie Ward Reid (née Morrison) of Lancaster; age 94 years. Beloved wife of the late Harvey E. W. Reid. Daughter of the late Walter Morrison and the late Sadi Ward. Dear mother of Kenneth (Beth), Francis (Ruth), Carrolle Anne (Phillip Thompson), Brian (Shelly) and step-daughter Sharyn (Richard). Proud grandmother of Evan, Brendan, April, Keri, Ryan, Allison and Michelle; step-grandmother to Reid and Kelli; great-grandmother to Ella, Tessa and Benjamin. Elsie was a CWAC member during World War II and served with the RCA as a Bombardier from 1943 - 1945. She is also a Member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Ottawa Branch. Elsie leaves 3 very loved sisters and 3 brothers in N.B. She is survived by many nieces and nephews. Elsie was loved & respected as a long time member of the Calvary Baptist Church, Main Street, Ottawa. She will be especially remembered for her love and kindness to the elders in the community and had a great love & concern for children and single mothers. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of the Munro & Morris Funeral Homes Ltd., 46 Oak St. Lancaster (613-347-3629). As per Elsie’s wishes, there will be no visitation or Funeral Service. A private committal of cremated remains will take place in the Pinecrest Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. As a Memorial to Elsie a tree will be planted in a memory woods.