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Reid, James Tyrone

May 5, 1939 - March 16, 2017


Reid, James Tyrone passed away unexpectedly surrounded by family on March 16, 2017 at the age of 77 years. He is survived by his wife of 48 years Elizabeth; children Shannon (Brett), Graeme, Susan, Cameron (Suzanne), Colin (Emily) and Katie; grandchildren Kaleb, Ella, Kieran, Owen and Audrey; siblings Sharon (Gale), Jane (George), Duncan (Debbie) and Alistair; his faithful companion his dog Jock, and many other relatives. Ty was born and raised on the farm. He spent 75 years of his life on Rollinlea Farm. He was a prominent dairy farmer who was recognized as a top milk producer of Canada. In his later years he farmed with his sons successfully producing blueberries. Memorial Service will be held 11:00 am, Monday, March 27, 2017 at Bakerview Celebration Centre 34863 Cemetery Ave.  Mission, BC. In lieu of flowers a donation to a charity of your choice would be appreciated.

Sadly missed by family and friends.


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From: Bakerview Community Crematorium & Celebration Centre Staff

Bakerview Community Crematorium & Celebration Centre Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Joanne Carter
Relation: Relationship - How did you know the deceased?

So sorry for your loss and my thoughts are with you.

From: Nova Leaf
Relation: Friend of the family

Much love to you, Liz, and all the family from Rob and Nova.

From: Pat Bevan
Relation: friend

Thinking of you and sending love to you
and your family Liz. So very sorry!

From: John and Joanne Dumont
Relation: friend

Dear Liz and family,
We are so sorry to hear about Ty’s passing. He was such a wonderful, strong person who faced challenges so bravely. May he rest in peace.
Thinking of you with love,
John and Joanne Dumont

From: Mike and Verna Woloshen
Relation: friend

We were so sorry to hear of Ty’s passing. He was a great friend to Mike during their hospital days. They had many laughs together, as most of us who had an acquaintance with Ty, experienced his wonderful sense of humor.

From: Stuart buchanan
Relation: Cousin

I was so sorry to hear of Tyrone’s passing, I will not be able to attend but my thoughts and prayers are with you all

From: John van Dongen
Relation: Neighbour

Sincere condolences to Liz, Duncan and all of the Family. Ty was a great farmer and a wonderful neighbour. We appreciated his focus and commitment to his family and his farm. His farm was always spotless. Very sorry to hear about your sudden loss. John van Dongen

From: Liv Ebdon
Relation: friend of his wife, Elizabeth and his father James Reid Sr.

I am so sorry to hear of Ty’s sudden passing. My heart aches with yours. Sending my love to all,
Liv (known as Olive to James Sr.)

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
March 27, 2017
Beginning at 11:00am

Bakerview Celebration Ctr.
34863 Cemetery Ave.
Mission, BC Canada V2V 6Y6

34863 Cemetery Ave.
Mission, BC Canada V2V 6Y6

Memorial Gifts

The family has not designated a preferred charity at this time.

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Magnolias on Main
33253 1st Ave. Mission, BC V2V 1G6

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