NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

March 20, 2013

Norman A. Reid


West Newbury — Norman A. Reid, age 78, of West Newbury, formerly of Wilmington, died Monday, March 18, 2013 at Anna Jaques Hospital in Newburyport.

Born in Boston, September 9, 1934, he was the beloved son of the late John D. and Louvenia (Britt) Reid of Boston, and was a graduate of Boston Latin School, class of 1953, and Boston University, class of 1957, where he was a member of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity. Norman was also a member of the Kiwanis Club of Wilmington and was committee chairman of Cub Scout Pack 59 from 1971 to 1972.

Norman is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Angea, of West Newbury; his son, Virle Reid of New Orleans; his daughter, Pamela and husband, Jeffrey Towers, of West Newbury; two grandsons, Andrew Reid and Joey Towers; a granddaughter, Caitlin Towers, along with numerous nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Saturday, March 23, at 5:30 p.m. at the Highland Chapel of Paul C. Rogers & Sons Family Funeral Home, 2 Hillside Ave., Amesbury. Interment will be private for the family. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 20 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.