William H. Reid
June 5, 1928- November 20,2019
It is with great sadness that the Reid family announces the passing of William H. Reid, 91, who passed away peacefully in his sleep on November 20,2019. William was born the 7th of 9 children to Elijah Clinton Reid II and Mary Belle Weiss on June 5,1928 in Albion, Idaho.
William served in the U.S Army during the Korean War. He served in the 15th AAA S.P Battalion and the 82nd AAA S.P Battalion until his discharge in 1952.
He married Joyce Velma Rabineau in February 1952. They had 12 loving children together. Barbara Joyce Helige (Robert Helige Sr), William Hoover Reid Jr, Cynthia Ann Sommerfield, Timothy Wayne Reid (Diane Reid), Delores Rose Freestone, Tracy Steele Reid ( Susan Reid), Roger Allen Reid ( Cherry Reid), Keith Owen Reid ( Kimberlie Reid), Kimberly Ranae Brainerd. Later divorced.
William then married Jannette Juanita Turner in March 1980. He help raise 6 children with Juanita. Dennis (Dorinda), Terry, Vickie (Rex), Scott, Mark (Chirstina), Sharon (Jeff).
William loved to travel and be outdoors. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and camping. He also enjoyed working on all kinds of cars.
William retired from the U.S Coast Guard Base in Kodiak, Alaska as a heavy equipment mechanic.
William is preceded in death by Larry William (son), Terry Arthur (son), Peter James (son) , Mother, Father , and Siblings.
William will forever be remembered through his children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.
Services for William will be held at Hoopes Funeral Home (50 West Main St, Grantsville) on Tuesday, November 26,2019 from 9am-10am. Internment will be in Albion Idaho.
Any donations or flowers should be sent to Hoopes Funeral home.
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