85 years, passed away peacefully with his family by his side, on Friday, March 09, 2012 at Copper Terrace Nursing Home, Chatham.  Formerly of Leamington.  Predeceased by his beloved wife Dorothy (nee Reid – 2004) and their son Paul (1951).  Loving father of Penny Reaume (late Don), Tilbury; Judy Marchand (late Russell), Chatham.   Cherished grandfather of Joel Alldred and Nicole, Peter Baert and friend Lisa, Shawn Baert and wife Annette, Paul Marchand and wife Michelle; and three great grandchildren Paige, Hailey and Ryan.  Tom was predeceased by his parents Joel and May Alldred and his siblings  John, Don, James and Elizabeth ‘Betty’; and survived by his sister-in-law Shirley McGriggin and husband Gary.  Tom was a Veteran of WWII, and a school crossing guard in Leamington for many years.  Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Sunday from 2-5 & 7-9 p.m.  Funeral service to celebrate Tom’s life on Monday, March 12, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. from the funeral home.  Pastor Mike Sealey officiating.  Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery.  Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Heart & Stroke Foundtion.  Family & Friends may share their memories of Tom at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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