Meet Our Staff

We are proud and privileged to have the opportunity to work with our fellow staff. It is their hard work and dedication to every family we are privileged to serve that forms the foundation of our family-owned funeral home. The strength of our staffs personalities, their familiar faces to our communities and their genuine spirit of caring is what the families we serve deserve. Their attention to detail is Above and Beyond.


Kevin Reid, Funeral Director/ Owner
Email: kevin@reidfuneralhome.ca
Office Phone: 519-326-2631   Fax: 519-326-0050

Kevin is the third generation of the Reid family to be associated with Reid Funeral Home. Kevin started working at the funeral home in 1984, received his funeral director's license in 1993 and became a partner in 1997. Kevin is a past President of the Windsor Essex Funeral Directors Association and a past President of the Leamington Kinsmen Club. Along with his wife Christie, Kevin has three wonderful children Erin, Alissa and Kiel. Kevin enjoys spending time with his family around their farm as well as at the family cottage. 



Craig Baker, Funeral Director/ Owner
Email: craig@reidfuneralhome.ca
Office Phone: 519-776-4233   Fax: 519-776-9586

Craig is originally from Toronto where he spent 12 years with Turner & Porter Funeral Directors. After meeting his wife Lorna (Moffat) in Toronto, they decided to return to Lorna's hometown of Essex to become a partner with the Reid Funeral Home. Craig enjoys spending time with his family, watching his children play hockey, baseball, soccer and golf. For several years Craig has been involved with Essex Minor Hockey as a Manager, Trainer and Assistant Coach. He also enjoys some therapeutic time on the golf course. Craig and Lorna have four beautiful children Grant, Holly, Callum and Andrew. Craig is a Past Director with Essex Community Services and is a proud member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #201, Essex.



Robert Hudders, Funeral Director
Email: robert@reidfuneralhome.ca
Office Phone: 519-326-2631   Fax: 519-326-0050

Robert began working at Reid Funeral Home in 1974, the same year he attended the Humber College Funeral Education Program. He achieved his funeral director's license in 1976 and became a partner in the company the following year. He is a past member of the Leamington Chamber of Commerce, past Grand Knight of Leamington Knights of Columbus Council #4501, past Chairman and Board Director of the Leamington Hospital Foundation, member at Erie Shores Golf & Country Club and Director with Windsor/Essex Funeral Directors Association. A lifelong resident of Leamington, Robert and his wife Paula have three children- Adrienne (Kevin), Craig (Maria) and Allison. In 2015 they welcomed their first grandchild, Robert.



Amy Boughazale, Funeral Director
Email: amy@reidfuneralhome.ca
Office Phone: 519-326-2631   Fax: 519-326-0050

Having been raised in Kingsville, Amy is pleased to still call it home. Since becoming a licensed funeral director in 1998, Amy has played an integral part in offering families sincere quality service. Amy is a past President of the Leamington Rotary Club and plans to return to the club in the near future. Until then, she loves to spend time with her husband Michael and their three fantastic children Zayne, Zander and Zoey.




Sean McGivern, Funeral Director
Email: sean@reidfuneralhome.ca
Office Phone: 519-776-4233   Fax: 519-776-9586

Born and raised in Wallaceburg, Ontario. Growing up he was active in sports primarily lacrosse and basketball. Playing, refereeing and coaching until he graduated highschool. He graduated in 1989 from the Funeral Services Education Program at Humber College. Received his initial training and worked in Toronto before returning to South western Ontario. Served Essex residents from 1995-2006 before taking a position with a funeral home in Chatham. He is member of the Ontario Funeral Service Association. He has served on the Board of Directors of Essex Community Services since 2001. He currently serves as its Chairperson. He is also Vice-President of Heritage Essex, an organization he has been in involved with since 1995. He was the past Chairperson of the Essex Business Improvement Area Board of Directors and recipient of its Pride Award in 2003 for Member Volunteer of the Year. He was a founding member of the Communities in Bloom Committee in Essex serving as its Chairperson.In 2005 he was honoured with the Essex Citizen of the Year Award. He currently resides in South Woodslee with his wife of 18 years- Janet. She is a Nurse Clinician at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan. Sean also enjoys woodworking and photography.


Mark Meyers, Funeral Director
Email: mark@reidfuneralhome.ca
Office Phone: 519-326-2631   Fax: 519-326-0050

Mark was born and raised in Windsor where he enjoys his life with his wife Mary of 37 years along with their two married children, and are Nana and Papa to their four beautiful grandchildren. Mark obtained his funeral director's license in 2002. He is a long standing member of the Knights of Columbus Council #1453 and Fourth Degree Dean Wagner Assembly #0862 and is an avid Windsor Spitfire hockey fan. He has vast experience with various cultures throughout Windsor and Essex County. "To the families I have served, I would sincerely like to thank you for placing your trust in me. To the families that call upon me, I promise to provide professional, compassionate and personal care with all your family's needs. I am proud to be a staff member of the Reid Funeral Home."



Christie Reid, Aftercare Counsellor
Email: christie@reidfuneralhome.ca
Cell Phone: 519-324-2372   Fax: 519-326-0050

Christie is happily married to Kevin and together they have three children Erin, Alissa and Kiel. Having been raised in Wheatley, she thought they would be settled in there forever- as they had family, friends and the greatest neighbours. However, by chance in 2001 Christie and Kevin found and moved to their Dream Homestead on a little farm, west of Hillman Marsh in Leamington. She has been involved with Reid Funeral Home for the past 20 years taking on tasks such as our Annual Tree Dedication Service and C.A.R.I.N.G Living With Loss program. "While I am not a new face at the funeral home, my role is. I am pleased to be serving families as Reid Funeral Home’s Aftercare Counsellor. In this position I assist families with post funeral follow-up and the many necessary details to be handled following a death."



Stephanie Piroli, Graphic Designer
Email: steph@reidfuneralhome.ca
Office Phone: 519-326-2631   Fax: 519-326-0050

Stephanie was raised in Essex alongside her parents and 4 siblings and now resides in Cottam with her husband, Dan. Growing up, she had a passion for the arts, primarily dance at Edmunds-Towers School of Dance where she trained for 15 years and competed throughout North America. Steph attended Cardinal Carter Secondary School and graduated in 2009. She went on to graduate from the Advanced Graphic Design program at St. Clair College. Steph has participated in many design competitions for local businesses where she was awarded and chosen for publication. New to the funeral business, Steph is honoured to have the opportunity to help families in their time of need by creating keepsake tributes from your precious family photos.


Monika Brothers, Office Administrator
Email: monika@reidfuneralhome.ca
Office Phone: 519-326-2631   Fax: 519-326-0050

Monika has been a vital member of our staff since 2002. Monika, who calls Leamington home, has been a lifetime resident. Monika has three beautiful children Madison, Morgan and Benjamin. A longtime member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Leamington, Monika assists St. Paul's and the funeral home with her musical background.





Ed Middleton, Funeral Director Assistant
Email: info@reidfuneralhome.ca
Office Phone: 519-326-2631   Fax: 519-326-0050


Ed retired from the Royal Bank in 2002 and joined the funeral home staff at that time. He is married to Sheila for 51 years and has two married children and 5 grandsons. He has enjoyed working with the many families over the years. Ed and Sheila enjoy travelling and cruising with friends. Ed is a past President and Secretary and Director of the Leamington Lions Club.




Pieter Danes, Funeral Director Assistant
Email: info@reidfuneralhome.ca
Office Phone: 519-326-2631   Fax: 519-326-0050

Pieter began his employment with Reid Funeral Home in 2008 after his retirement from Ford Motor Company where throughout his 31 year career, he rose through the ranks of Plant Protection becoming the Fire Inspector for the various plants. He and his wife Mary Ann built their home in Cottam where they have resided for 37 years. They have two daughters Julia and Laura and a set of twin granddaughters Elizabeth and Isabella whom they enjoy spending time with. Along with his landscaping interests and enjoyment of travel, Pieter thoroughly enjoys every aspect of his new career with Reid Funeral Home.



Peter Andrew, Funeral Director Assistant
Email: info@reidfuneralhome.ca
Office Phone: 519-326-2631   Fax: 519-326-0050

Having lived in Leamington for 30 years, Peter is a recent (and valued) addition to the Reid Funeral Home. Peter is a former H.J. Heinz Co. supervisor and Greater Essex County Board of Education supervisor. Peter is married to Susan and have two beautiful girls Shae and Erika. Peter is an active Leamington Lions Club member and enjoys golfing, cooking and relaxing at their family cottage in Rondeau Park.




Dave Carter, Funeral Director Assistant
Email: info@reidfuneralhome.ca
Office Phone: 519-326-2631   Fax: 519-326-0050

Dave started helping families at Reid Funeral Home in 2013 after retiring with 29 years at Ford Motor Company. Along with his wife Donna, who retired as a banker at CIBC in Essex after 38 years, built a new home in Kingsville after spending many years in Essex where they raised their two grown children, Scott and Kimberly, and share many wonderful memories with their two granddaughters, Morgan and Brooke. They both enjoy the outdoors, gardening, home projects as well as taking trips in their Mustang Convertible. They both value spending time with family and friends.




Susan Williams, Hair Stylist
Email: info@reidfuneralhome.ca
Office Phone: 519-326-2631   Fax: 519-326-0050

Susan has been a professional Hair Stylist for 36 years. In 1993 she joined the Reid Funeral Home team and has been a vital member ever since. Originally from Kingsville, Susan and her husband Mark moved to beautiful Leamington where together they own and operate their family-business, Williams Nurseries.