Ferd Goegebeur


Passed away peacefully at Leamington Hospital on June 15, 2021 at 100 years of age. Son of the late Rosalie and Oscar. Brother of Andy (Rita). Survived by many nieces and nephews, great and great great nieces and nephews. Special friend of Art and Gayle Mitchell. Ferd will be missed by his phone buddy Lawrence, his McDonald's friends, Dennis "Chauffeur", Carolyn "Party Planner", Konrad "Candy Man" and Mike and Tony "Tomato Guys." Ferd was very proud of his Belgian heritage and loved Canada. Visiting will take place at Reid Funeral Home, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Friday, June 18, 2021 from 11am until time of Funeral Service to celebrate Ferd's life at 12 pm. Rev. Carl Emke officiating. Interment to follow at Holy Redeemer Cemetery, Staples. Due to COVID restrictions, the visitation and service is limited to a specific number of visitors at a time. Only those with an appointment will be allowed in. Please book an appointment online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca to secure a designated time to pay your respects and attend the funeral. EVERYONE must wear a mask at Visitation and Mass. Family and friends may share their memories online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca