Edgar Reist

Edgar Reist

Friday, January 18th, 1924 - Tuesday, October 27th, 2020
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Edgar Reist, of Tiverton, passed away at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Kincardine, on Tuesday, October 27th, 2020 in his 97th year.

Dear husband of the late Helen (née Roppel) Reist, who passed away on May 26th, 2020.

Cherished father of Wayne (Marilyn Reburn) Reist of Underwood, Brian (Mary Montgomery) Reist of Holland Landing, Sharon Reist (John Kimlin) of London, David (Judy Dixon) Reist of Chute-a-Bloudeu, Raymond (Barb McEwen) Reist of Kinburn and Arlene (Sven Frackelton) Reist of Sarasota, Florida.

Beloved grandfather of Julie (Mike) Kruiderink, Kevin Reist, Nicholas Reist, Ben Reist, Christine Reist, Michael Reist, Andrew Zeitz and Eric Reist and 6 great-grandchildren.

Predeceased by his parents Addison and Laura (née Hafermehl) Reist, sisters Vera Bartman, Adela Holling, Carolyn Johannes and Alma Schweitzer and brothers Harvey, Lorne and Percy Reist.

Edgar and Helen raised their family on the home farm, Lot 10, Concession 6 of Bruce Township.

Following Edgar’s wishes cremation has taken place.

Edgar will be buried with Helen, together, in Sanctuary Park Cemetery, Port Elgin.

Memorial donations to the Kincardine Hospital Foundation or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.
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    Sanctuary Park Cemetery - Port Elgin
    River Street
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A private family graveside service will be held.


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Tracy McDonell

Posted at 06:51pm
So sorry for your loss. Edgar and Helen were the best neighbours we could ever ask for. Always willing to lend a hand, we also enjoyed our many driveway visits. He will be forever in our hearts and memories. Our deepest condolences.....Glen and Tracy McDonell.

Jeff Preston

Posted at 02:45pm
Our sincere condolences to the family. Jeff & Linda Preston

Bruce Mackenzie

Posted at 12:18pm
Please accept my condolences Bruce Mackenzie

Herbert & Lorraine Henkenhaf

Posted at 10:14am
To the Edgar Reist Family : Sorry to hear about Edgars passing . Hold on to the memories .

Ross and Nancy Lamont

Posted at 08:14pm
Our Condolences to the Reist family.

Jim and Edna McTeer Posted at 07:29pm

Sorry to hear of the passing of Edgar our thoughts are with you at this sad time

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