William Thompson “Tom” Roy Reid

William Thompson “Tom” Roy Reid lost his battle with pneumonia on November 28, 2010 and passed away at St. Paul’s Hospital in Vancouver. Tom is survived by his mother Elsa Hein (Joe Sali); his father Roy (Sylvia) Reid; his sisters Theresa (Chris) Grimaldi, Judy Reid, and Nicola (Alex) Russel; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles. Tom was born October 24, 1965 in Toronto. Tom moved to BC in 1975 and graduated from Salmon Arm High School in 1982. After receiving his Psychiatric Nursing Diploma, Tom worked in Vancouver, New Zealand, and at the Vernon Jubilee Hospital as a Psychiatric Nurse. Tom was an accomplished drummer, played the guitar and often sang lead for a backyard band. A Celebration of Tom’s Life will be held 1:00 p.m. December 11, 2010 at Personal Alternative Funeral Services (2980 Smith Drive, Armstrong BC). In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Salvation Army (3833 Henning Drive, Burnaby BC V5C 6N5). Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family via email: armstrong@myalternatives.ca


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