Mary Catherine Reid


We regret to announce the death of our Mom, Mary Catherine Reid, 92 of Dominion on January 15, 2017 at the Glace Bay General Hospital.

Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of Richard (First World War Veteran) and Catherine Crowdis.

Mary being the wife of a coal miner and the mother of five boys, her days were busy. She enjoyed baking, people visiting and summers in Cheticamp. Mary was an unpretentious lady and never liked anyone fussing over her. In keeping with her wishes there will be a private ceremony and her cremains will be laid to rest next to her late husband Sonny.

Mary is survived by her sons Lexter (Marina), Vernon , Garth and Joe. Also surviving is brother Wallace Crowdis and sisters Sylvia Piercy, Elizabeth Gasko, Patricia Mac Neil , Verna MacNeil, and two grandsons Arthur Charles and Jason.

Mary was predeceased by her husband Charles(Sonny) and son Lorne.

The Family would like to thank Third Floor Staff at Glace Bay General Hospital and Marina for the time and care they have given Mom.

Donations in Mary’s memory may be made to Palliative Care.

Arrangements have been entrusted to T.J. Tracey Cremation & Burial Specialists, 370 Reserve St, Glace Bay (902) 849-4199.