Wood-Ridge — Patrick Reid, 86, died March 26.
Born in Cappacon Ballinakill, County Galway, Ireland, he came to this country in 1950, originally in Boston and then settled in Wood-Ridge in 1959. Before retiring, he was a driver for Grand Union in Carlstadt for more than 35 years and a member of the Teamsters Local 560. He was a former member of the North Jersey Irish Association, the Holy Name Society of Assumption Church and the Gaelic Athletic Association. In his youth, he was an avid player of the Gaelic sport of Hurling.
He was the husband of Ann; father of Mary of New Milford, Patrick and his wife, Peggy, of Broadlands, Va., John of New Milford, Thomas and his wife, Marion, of Ridgewood, Michael of Wood-Ridge and Jennifer and her husband, Francesco Licini, of Hasbrouck Heights; grandfather of eight; and brother of Thomas of Cappacon, Ireland, and Kathleen of Hove, England. He was predeceased by his siblings, Mary Deliha Mahony, Michael, Margaret Barrow and Theresa Heneghan.
Funeral was April 1 at Our Lady of the Assumption R.C. Church, Wood-Ridge. Arrangements by Costa Memorial Home, Hasbrouck Heights.
Contributions to the
, Denville, or Hospice Care of Hackensack, Hackensack, would be appreciated.