Posted: June 17th, 2013

July 7, 1934 – June 14, 2013

Carl Reid of Medicine Hat passed away peacefully on Friday, June 14, 2013, at the age of 78 years with his family at his side. He was one of five children of the late Violet and Cecil Raymond Reid. He leaves to cherish his memory his children, Sheila (Randy) Benallack of Medicine Hat, Carl (Linda) Reid of Didsbury, Kelly (Anita) Reid of Cypress County and Charlene (Rob) Schell of Medicine Hat; twelve grandchildren, Rai-Lyn (Josh) Chisholm, Jason (Jenna) Mabbot, Virginia Cox, Rebecca (Dakota) Kramer, Amanda (Cory) Milligan, Harrison Reid, Karliana Reid, Chelsey (Rudy) Alvarez, Jayden Schell, Jory Schell, Ryan Benallack and Brynn (Amir) Omerovic; nine great grandchildren; two sisters, Loreen (Elmer) Haack and Gladys St. Laurent; one brother, Ivan (Jean) Reid; one sister-in-law, Rena Reid as well as numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his older brother, Harvel Cecil Reid and one brother-in-law, Marcel St. Laurent. Carl was born on a farm near Hillandale, Saskatchewan. Carl bought the farm across the road from his parents where he married and started his family. He sold the farm and moved to Mankota, Saskatchewan, where he ranched until 1975. He then purchased the Rodeway Inn Motel in Swift Current, Saskatchewan. In 1997, Carl retired and moved to Medicine Hat in order to be closer to his children and grandchildren. Family and friends who wish to pay their respects may do so at the PATTISON FUNERAL HOME on Tuesday, from 12:00 to 12:55 p.m. The funeral service will be held in the PATTISON CHAPEL on Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. with Life Celebrant, David Townsend. As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to the Palliative Care Unit c/o Medicine Hat Regional Hospital, 666 5th Street SW, Medicine Hat, AB T1A 4H6. To e-mail an expression of sympathy, please direct it to: pattfh@ subject heading: Carl Reid, or you may visit www. and leave a message of condolence. Funeral Arrangements are by the PATTISON FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORIUM 540 South Railway St. SE, Medicine Hat T1A 4C2

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  1. Sheila Csak-Riedel says:

    My thought and prayers are with you, please accept my deepest condolences to you and your family Carl.

  2. Robyn Prendergast says:

    Rest in peace ,and no that you are loved and missed sent by a Dear Friend…Robyn

  3. Debbie & Gerry Fode says:

    To all the Reid family our thoughts are with you at this very difficult time. So sorry for your loss.

  4. Mary Ann Dudragne says:

    Our most heartfelt condolences go out to all of the Reid family. May you find peace and comfort in the good memories Carl has left you with, and in knowing others are thinking of you.

    Whenever I saw Carl, he always had a smile along with something funny and teasing to say, then always asked how and where the family was and what everyone was doing. He was always happy to tell me how his kids were all doing as well.

    Gentle HUGS along with our thoughts and Prayers are with you and your family at this time.

    Mary Ann Kucik & Laurent Dudragne, and family, Swift Current, Sk.

  5. Sheryl Dyck says:

    My thoughts are with Carl’s family at this difficult time. I worked for Carl while he owned the Roadway Inn Motel, and I enjoyed having him as a boss; he really was a great man.

  6. Dawn says:

    Our most heartfelt condolences for your loss May God be your source of strength at this difficult time (Psalms 9:9-10).
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  7. Dawn says:

    Our most sincere condolences for your loss. May you be comforted in knowing that God purposes a day when we will never have to part from those we love, life everlasting as guaranteed through His son Jesus Christ (John3:16)
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

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