Roy Harrison


Passed away peacefully with his family by his side on November 30, 2017. Beloved husband of Gayle (nee Plant). Loving father of Jeanine and Bob Simard, Danielle and Owen Crampsie, Braden and Melanie Harrison. Cherished grandfather of Meaghan (Nathan), Kiara, Alisha, Bailey, Sarah, Connor, Sydney, Jesse, Morghan, Blake. Loving great grandfather of Colson. Loving son of the late Earl and Lillian Harrison and son-in-law of Gertrude and the late Charles Plant. Dear brother of the late William and Jemima Harrison, the late Harold and the late Roseanne Harrison, the late Clifford and the late Evelyn Harrison, the late Clara and the late Leonard Hart, the late Gail and Edward Roman. Roy will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Roy retired from Ford Motor Company after 26 years. He loved his family and spending time with his grandchildren. The family would like to thank the staff of the Emara Centre and WRH Met and Ouellette Campuses for the care and compassion shown to Roy for the last 2 years. A special thank you to Sharon, Maria, Dr. Sijan, Dr. Deklaj, and Dr. Bagga. Visitation at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Avenue East, Essex (519-776-4233) on Sunday December 3 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Roy's life from the Funeral Home on Monday, December 4, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. Interment at Fairbairn Cemetery. If desired, memorial donations made to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Share words of comfort or make a donation at