James Cook
B: 1943-07-18
D: 2021-01-11
View Details
Cook, James
Michael Forbes
B: 1957-11-08
D: 2021-01-07
View Details
Forbes, Michael
John Wilson
B: 1945-03-04
D: 2021-01-05
View Details
Wilson, John
Keith Sadler
B: 1926-01-06
D: 2021-01-05
View Details
Sadler, Keith
Maureen Clarke
B: 1961-06-04
D: 2021-01-02
View Details
Clarke, Maureen
Barbara Cabey
B: 1947-06-12
D: 2020-12-31
View Details
Cabey, Barbara
Beverly Ryan
B: 1944-09-20
D: 2020-12-30
View Details
Ryan, Beverly
Daisy DeLardge
B: 1936-05-02
D: 2020-12-28
View Details
DeLardge, Daisy
Gloria Hamiltom
B: 1925-10-05
D: 2020-12-27
View Details
Hamiltom, Gloria
Gartha Tate
B: 1927-01-09
D: 2020-12-24
View Details
Tate, Gartha
Tyler Woods
B: 1990-07-14
D: 2020-12-24
View Details
Woods, Tyler
Kenneth Jones
B: 1931-10-02
D: 2020-12-22
View Details
Jones, Kenneth
Abelina Stanley
B: 1935-04-17
D: 2020-12-21
View Details
Stanley, Abelina
Gloria Daley
B: 1951-04-16
D: 2020-12-18
View Details
Daley, Gloria
Les Reid
B: 1952-11-18
D: 2020-12-15
View Details
Reid, Les
Lillie Mae Vines-Burns
B: 1945-01-30
D: 2020-12-06
View Details
Vines-Burns, Lillie Mae
Claudette Stevens
B: 1939-03-21
D: 2020-12-02
View Details
Stevens, Claudette
Edward Pelzer
B: 1937-04-14
D: 2020-11-17
View Details
Pelzer, Edward
Emma Spigner
B: 1926-10-02
D: 2020-11-13
View Details
Spigner, Emma
Annie Roberts
B: 1932-10-14
D: 2020-11-10
View Details
Roberts, Annie
Alice Moss
B: 1923-09-15
D: 2020-11-03
View Details
Moss, Alice


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
4035 Bronxwood Avenue
Bronx, NY 10466
Phone: 718-231-7647
Les Reid

Les Reid

Tuesday, December 15th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Les Reid, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Les Reid

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Les's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Les's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist


Les Reid was born in Elizabeth City, North Carolina on November 18, 1952 and was a much beloved son of the late Helen Johnson Reid. Les was raised in the Bronx, New York with his sister and two brothers. He graduated from the High School of Music and Arts, now known as Fiorella LaGuardia High School of Performing Arts, where he learned to read and write music and play several instruments.
In many ways Les was a renaissance man. He developed a passion for music early in life and became an accomplished musician. Les also had very diverse interests including traveling, spending time with family and friends, collecting cars and later in life, home improvement.
Professionally, Les began working at an early age in a range of industries including as a seamstress, musician and songwriter. It was his work with the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) however, where he spent over 20 years working in various capacities. He ultimately retired as a bus driver in 2008 after having a successful career and developing countless friendships that lasted a lifetime. Following his retirement, Les ventured out of New York spent his remaining years in Virginia where he made a home for himself.
Les was charming, a great conversationalist, had a sense of humor and always had a word of advice to give a listening ear. He was a loyal friend to those who were lucky enough to know him both in New York and throughout the country. To his family he was a constant presence and generous beyond words. For those that knew Les, his gentle presence, intellect, infectious laugh and especially, his very distinguishable voice - hello - will forever be etched in their hearts and never forgotten.
On December 15, 2020 Les was unexpectedly called home to be with the Lord. He will sorely missed and forever cherished by those who loved him. Les was predeceased by his mother Helen and younger brother Robert, He is survived by his sister Giovanna (David, deceased), his brother Donald (Linda), his nieces and nephews Angela (Douglas), Karige Emil (Amy), Joanna, Donald Jr. (Cindy) and Tamika; his great-nieces and nephews Jazmin, Joycelynn, Thalia, Noah, Laila, Tory and Christopher; his aunts Evelyn and Mary (James); his cousins Thelma, Beverly, Jacqueline (Nate), Tony (deceased), Llewelyn, Hakim (Ayisha), Aishah (Clinton, deceased), Tonya (Edward), Gregory, Marcus, Tonaya, Asia, Aya, Brice, Aaliyah and Jaime, as well as a host of additional family members and friends in New York, North Carolina, Virginia and beyond. All of them will cherish their precious memories of Les forever.
Lovingly Submitted by The Family
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Les Reid, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, December 28th, 2020 | 10:00am - 11:30am
    Monday, December 28th, 2020 10:00am - 11:30am
    McCall's Bronxwood Funeral Home
    4035 Bronxwood Avenue
    Bronx, NY 10466
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Monday, December 28th, 2020 | 11:30am
    Monday, December 28th, 2020 11:30am
    Location - Live Streaming
  • Interment

    Rosehill Memorial Park Cemetery
    101 Mill Street
    Putnam Valley, NY 10579
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Les here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Provide comfort for the family of Les Reid by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each