Obituary and Memorial Service for Fire Chief John Reid, Central Manitoulin Fire Services

John Allan Reid

January 7, 1956 ~ July 1, 2021 (age 65)

REID - John, passed away on Thursday July 1, 2021, in his 66th year. John has been the Central Manitoulin Fire Chief since February 2005 and has had over 30 years of volunteer firefighting, being the Chief of the Campbell Fire Team and Chief in Central Manitoulin. Please keep John’s wife, Roxanne, his children, family and friends in your thoughts during this difficult time. 

A memorial service will take place at the Providence Bay Arena (5143 Hwy 551, Providence Bay) this Saturday from 2 pm to 3:30 pm followed by a Memorial Parade attended by firefighters from across the region to the Grimesthorpe Cemetery.

While everyone can attend the memorial service and parade only family members will be permitted to attend the graveside interment with COVID-19 protocols in place.

You can show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of John Allan Reid.