Beatrice Joyce Reidy of Parkhill passed away peacefully on Monday, January 4, 2021, at Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital at the age of 64.
Bea was the loved wife of the late Timothy Reidy (1990), and will be missed by her many very special friends and extended family, she is survived by her brother, Andy, and predeceased by her parents Fred (1992) & Marjorie (2003) Schofield.
Bea grew up on the family farm just outside of Parkhill, going on to work at CIBC for 35 years and becoming involved in many local organizations upon her retirement. The acting treasurer for the Leisure Club, the Lions Club, the secretary for the Horticultural Society, as well as an executive board member for the Ontario Senior Games. Bea was also a member of the Ausable Stitchers, described as a "crocheter extraordinaire", making and giving away dozens of her favourite heart patterned afghans.
A funeral service will be available to view on Gilpin Funeral Chapel webpage on Sunday, January 10, 2021, at 1pm. Family and friends continue to remember Bea as a private, independent and giving woman. A publicly attended funeral service will not take place due to the COVID-19 conditions.
In lieu of flowers, donations are appreciated to the Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital Foundation, the Canadian Cancer Society, or a charity of your choice.
Arrangements are entrusted to M.Box & Son Funeral Home, 183 Broad Street in Parkhill, 519-294-6382. Please leave a memory or condolence online at www.GilpinFuneralChapel.com