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Reed, B. Vincent

August 27, 1923 – Salmon Arm, BC
July 30, 2014 – Calgary, AB

Vincent Reed passed away peacefully at the age of 90 on July 30, 2014.

Vincent was born in Salmon Arm, BC and served in WWII for the First Hussars Division as a tank driver. He then received a law degree at the University of British Columbia in 1951 and graduated with distinction. He then practiced law in Regina Saskatchewan for 18 years and then moved to Calgary in 1974. He worked for several law firms including McLaws & Company, McCaffery Goss and his own law firm Reed Donahue.

He will be sadly missed by his wife Patricia; son David (Datsie); daughter in law Leigh Ann (husband Tom deceased) and daughter Kathryn. He also has four grandchildren Lelland, Gerald Reed, Maury Landry and Kaile Cantwell.

There will be a private Service for the family held at the Royal Canadian Legion #285 on August 6, 2014. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.

Many thanks to nurses Diane Hyde and Barb Kearns; Physiotherapist Nancy Thiessen; We Care Home Care Assistants Tammy Woodward and Eva Fernandez.

In living memory of Vincent Reed, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: 403-256-9575.

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  1. Laurie,Avie,Eirik,Brett Hutchinson :

    We send our sincere condolences to all the Reed family. We all have many fond memories of Vince with his family. He will be missed
    The Hutchinson’s

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  2. Debbie and Ken :

    We were saddened to hear about Vince’s passing. We are thinking of all of you at this time. May God’s love comfort you in this time of sorrow.

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  3. Bill and Donna Paynter :

    Dear Pat and Kathryn

    We are out of town but were very sorry to read in the paper of Vince’s passing. We have missed you at church the past while and did not know of Vince’s failing health. I am sure it has been a difficult time for all of your family. We wish to extend our condolences to all of you…treasure the memories.

    Sincerely
    Donna and Bill Paynter

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  4. I was so sad to hear of Vince’s passing. I always remember all the fun times we all had, in Calgary, but especially in Vernon. He was a wonderful and caring man. My condolences to you Pat, Kathryn, David and Leigh.

    Bev

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  5. Dear Mrs Reed and family: I’m sorry to read about the passing of Mr B Vincent Reed. I had the privilege of working for him as his legal secretary at Reed Donahue. I enjoyed his wit and sense of humor. May God bless and comfort you.

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