Emil Paul Reid

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Emil Paul Reid

February 17, 1932 - October 27, 2018

Emil Paul Reid Emil Paul Reid, 86, of Locust Grove, Va., formerly of Lewisburg, Pa., was promoted to glory on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018. He died at home in Locust Grove with his wife and daughter by his side.

Emil was a 1950 graduate of Upper Darby High School and joined the Navy where he fought in the Korean War.
He was employed by Duo-Fast Corporation as a salesman from 1969 to 1992 when he retired.
Emil enjoyed playing golf and was a member of the SVCC in Selinsgrove, Pa. He was an active member of Christian Missionary Alliance Church in Lewisburg, before moving to Virginia in 2014.
Everyone who knew Emil, knows what a great sense of humor he had. He was always ready to tell a joke and be the life of the party. He will truly be missed.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Concetta "Tina" Reid whom he married on Oct. 4, 1958; three children, James P. Reid of Barcelona, Spain, David W. Reid and wife Crystal E. Reid of Lewisburg, and Tina Ann Amador and husband Luis Amador of Locust Grove; and four grandchildren whom he loved very much, Luis Amador Jr., Brandon Reid, Danielle Amador and Nathaniel Reid.

No services are planned at the family's request.
Published on November 3, 2018
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