REID, Allen Francis
January 29, 1944 - December 21, 2012
Allen Reid passed away in Calgary on Friday, December 21, 2012 at the age of 68 years. He was born and lived his entire life in Calgary. Al served as a Calgary firefighter for 13 years and then went on to create Agga Products in 1983. Al became integral in the door industry and was very well known and respected for his expertise. Allen is survived by his children John, Richard (Tracey), Karla (Trevor), Cindy (Ken) and grandchildren Maya, Brooke, Brett, Chloe and Evan. He was predeceased by his parents, William J. and Pearl E. (nee Reynolds) and oldest brother Donald (Sharon). Allen's surviving siblings William (Susan), Jean Jones (Alvin), Catherine Bond (Stephen) and Douglas (Doreen), as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W., Calgary, AB) on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made directly to the Calgary Firefighters Burn Treatment Society.
Published in The Calgary Herald on Dec. 28, 2012