Monteith, Reginald Duncan

November 27, 1942 ~ September 28, 2022

MONTEITH, Reginald Duncan – Age 79, passed away on Wednesday, September 28, 2022 at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia. Beloved husband and best friend of Mavis (nee Matthews) Monteith for 60 years. Loving father of Matthew (Karen), Jamie (Kristal), Dee (Don) Berkvens and Jodi (Jeff) Gilhuly. Special Papa of Kale, Tye, Reece, Valley, Parker, Jinjer (Levi), Grace, Madisun (Brock), Hannah, Brady and great Papa of Beau and Ember. Survived by many friends, cousins, nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Charles/Morley and Edythe, his siblings Edna (Slug) Phillips, Robert, Tom, and his son-in-law Steve Johnston. Reg will be missed by all who knew him, he was an avid gun collector and loved to hunt and fish. Reg was very committed to his family and community, he lived next to the Sombra ballpark for 53 years and enjoyed the benefits of small town living.

Funeral Details
Family and friends will be received on Sunday, October 2, 2022 from 1 to 4pm at Steadman Brothers Funeral Home, Brigden. A private family graveside service will take place at a later date.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice or Sombra Sports and Recreation.

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  1. Mavis and family…we are so sorry to just recently hear of Reg’s passing. We send our condolences and love.

  2. Dear Mavis and family, my deepest condolences on the passing of Reg, cherish your memories especially all the fun times… is not easy, but he will always live on in our hearts🤗

  3. Dear Mavis, Matt, Jamie, Dee and Jodi and family. Please accept our heartfelt condolences on the passing of Reg. We won’t forget him and may he rest in peace. Jack and Kim

  4. Mavis and family – Our sincere condolences on the passing of Reg. Thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

  5. To Mavis and family. Judy and I would like to express our deepest condolences on the passing of Reg. May he rest in peace.

  6. Dear Mavis and Monteith family, so sorry to hear of Reg’s passing. Please know you are in our thoughts. Tim Hicks and family.

  7. Our condolences to the Montieth family. So sorry to hear of Reg passing. Many memories. Hockey,baseball and the odd “pop”. A good guy. Mavis call if you need anything. Rest in peace old friend!

  8. Mavis, we are sorry for your loss and know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Joe and Jeanette Johnston

  9. Dearest Aunt Mavis & Family : Our thoughts and prayers are all with you at this time, Uncle Reg holds strong memories for us all hold on to those memories,we are thinking of you today and the days ahead ! Love Linda & Randy

  10. Dearest Mavis, and families of Matthew, Jamie, Dee, and Jodi
    From the Lesters in Courtright, Eva, Bruce, Jean, Murray, Joyce and families
    We are so sorry to hear of Regs passing. Our love and prayers are with you.
    He was a good man and he is always going to be loved and remembered by all who knew him.
    He loved watching the kids play baseball and hockey. Cherish the memories

  11. Sorry to hear about Uncle Reg, only the best of memories. Greatly missed by my family and I. Sending all of our love and thoughts.

  12. So sorry to hear of Reg’s passing, my condolences to Mavis, Matt, Jamie, Dee and Jody as well as the whole family, he was truly a fantastic man and will be missed by all who had the joy of knowing him. RIP Mr. Monteith(Reg) God Bless!

  13. Mavis and Family. Cant express out heartfelt sorrow for your loss. Please know we are sharing in your loss. So many memories in our neighbourhood for many years. He will be missed. Our deepest sympathy. Dave & Genie, Josh & Stacey.

  14. Mavis & Family, so very sorry to read of Reg’s passing. Proud to have known him for the past 50 some years. Reg, rest in peace, you have earned it.

  15. Mavis so sorry for your loss, you and Reg were just kids when married and have together raised a beautiful family who will be your strength to see you through this difficult time.
    Prayers to help you cherish your love and memories of your time and antics together. With deepest sympathy Jim and Sandra Brennan.

  16. Mavis and family,
    So very sorry to hear of Reg’s passing….he will be greatly missed. Sharing in your sadness as you remember all the great memories you shared with Reg.

    Marlene & Brad

  17. Matt, Karen & family. Sorry to hear of your loss. Thinking of your family during this difficult time.
    Joe & Bonnie Dawson & family.