William H. Reid

William H. Reid, 78, of Gillespie, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012, at 10:10 a.m., at St. Francis Hospital in Litchfield. He was born June 14, 1934, in Gillespie to Robert Marshall and Elizabeth Hendren Reid.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Robert A. Reid and James D. Reid.

William served 20 years in and retired from the United States Navy. He was a member of VFW Post #4547 of Gillespie.

Surviving are a brother, John Reid of Gillespie; one sister, Marilyn Williams of Gillespie; four nieces; and four nephews.

Visitation will be Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, from 11 a.m.-noon at Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie.

Memorial services will be Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012 at noon, also at Kravanya Funeral Home with the Rev. Christine Erdmann officiating.

Remains were given to Washington University in St. Louis.

Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at kravanyafuneral.com.