REITH: Mrs. Diane (nee Jackson), of St. Thomas, Ontario
REITH, Mrs. Diane (nee Jackson), of St. Thomas, passed away at her residence on Sunday, November 16, 2014, in her 75th year. Beloved wife of the late Daniel S. Reith (2000). Loving mother of Dan Reith (Brian Helmer), and Darren Reith (Stephanie), all of St. Thomas. Cherished grandmother of Alexander and Christian Reith of St. Thomas. Born in London, Ontario, March 10, 1940, the daughter of the late Harold and Virginia (nee Pearce) Jackson. Diane, a graduate of The University of Western Ontario School of Nursing is a retired Registered Nurse and Clinical Nursing Instructor at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital and Fanshawe College School of Nursing; concluding her career as a Public Health Nurse with the Elgin-St. Thomas Public Health Unit. Since retirement her attention has been her family, grandchildren and furthering her broad interest in literature and classic cinema. Relatives and friends will be received by the family on Friday evening, November 21st from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160). A private funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, November 22, 2014. Following cremation, interment in Elmdale Memorial Park. Memorial donations to All Breed Canine Rescue or the charity of one’s choice gratefully acknowledged.