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George Edward Reid

October 16, 1966 - July 31, 2015

George Edward Reid, 48, of Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., died July 31, 2015. He was the beloved husband of Karla (Scoon); loving father of Quinn and Devin; precious son of Jean Gary and the late George Reid; and cherished brother of Claudette Martin. The Philadelphia native was a standout basketball player for Ben Frank…read more

George Edward Reid, 48, of Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., died July 31, 2015. He was the beloved husband of Karla (Scoon); loving father of Quinn and Devin; precious son of Jean Gary and the late George Reid; and cherished brother of Claudette Martin. The Philadelphia native was a standout basketball player for Ben Franklin High School who also played for Ohio University in Athens, Ohio, where he later became associate director of alumni relations. He was a respected university administrator who raised funds to support students and faculty at Florida State University in Tallahassee, Fla., American University in Washington, D.C., Syracuse University in Syracuse, N.Y., and finally for the University of Southern California in Los Angeles where he was the assistant vice president for campus initiatives. He was a mentor and friend to many and a true hero to his dear sons. A memorial service will be held Aug. 22 at 10 a.m. at Our Savior Parish at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. Memorial contributions to the USC George Reid Scholarship Fund would be appreciated. USC Gift Services, 1150 S. Olive Street, 25th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90015.

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Date: Saturday, August 22, 2015
Time: 10:00 am

Our Savior Parish, University of Souther California

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