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“Met Mr Reid in Duluth; he ensured my safety and was a good and trusted friend. I’m sorry I’m just seeing this. He helped me thru a...Read More »
1 of 84 | Posted by: Craig - friend

“My deepest sympathy and codolences to Mrs. Reid and the whole Reid family. Prayers for strength. Mr. Reid was a kind and great man!. He made sure he...Read More »
2 of 84 | Posted by: Rosetta Weare - Friend

“My deepest sympathy to the Reid Family. ”
3 of 84 | Posted by: Dennis L. Pounds - Menasha, WI

“My Deepest Condolences To The Reid Family...Love Now And Always Pastor D J ones ”
4 of 84 | Posted by: Pastor D Jones - Friend

“OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH THE ENTIRE REID FAMILY...A GREAT LOSS FOR OUR COMMUNITY REST IN PEACE MY FRIEND ”
5 of 84 | Posted by: MR.WILLIAM T GRICE - MILWAUKEE, WI

“RIP member st matt ”
6 of 84 | Posted by: Cheryl Smith - Milwaukee, WI

“He was a light to families in time of bereavement for so many years, he will be missed. Praying for strength and wisdom for the family.The Gaines...Read More »
7 of 84 | Posted by: Betty Gaines - Spring, TX

“My deepest sympathy to the family. ”
8 of 84 | Posted by: Nicola Kazee - WI

“Sheila., ma Bessie and me love you and are praying for you and your family ”
9 of 84 | Posted by: Mechelene Holder - friend

“Words are hard to find, but we hope our thoughts and prayers will give you comfort and time will bring you peace. ”
10 of 84 | Posted by: Albert and Brenda Phillips - WI

“Condolences to the family of Mr. Arthur Reid, Jr. May God grant you peace and comfort. ”
11 of 84 | Posted by: Virginia Daniel - Brown Deer, WI


12 of 84 | Posted by: Mary Blunt - Milwaukee, WI

“M. Reid, The man who served his community, leader and business man! We express our deepest sympathy to his wife and family. ”
13 of 84 | Posted by: Roy Hopgood Jr. - Milwaukee, WI

“Our sincere and heartfelt condolences goes out to the entire family, friends, associates, and the community. ”
14 of 84 | Posted by: Shontina Gladney - Milwaukee, WI

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
15 of 84 | Posted by: Valencia Scott - Wylie, TX

“Please accept our deepest condolences from the Brown Family on your family's loss. May you be comforted by the outpouring of love from all the lives...Read More »
16 of 84 | Posted by: Doreen Brown - Milwaukee, WI

“Sincere condolences and prayers for the family of Mr. Reid. ”
17 of 84 | Posted by: Gail Bolden - Milwaukee, WI

“Sincere condolences and prayers for the family of Mr Reid. ”
18 of 84 | Posted by: Gail Bolden - Friend

“May God comfort your hearts. The Henning Family - Love yall ”
19 of 84 | Posted by: Nina Means - TX - family

“Thank you Mr. Reid, I used your services 23 years ago. I was very satisfied, with the work you and your staff provided. I used your services for my...Read More »
20 of 84 | Posted by: A friend

“I am praying for your family ”
21 of 84 | Posted by: Doris May - Southaven, MS

“To the Family,Sending Prayers ”
22 of 84 | Posted by: Frances Jackson - Milwaukee, WI


23 of 84 | Posted by: Joyce J Rene'e Dye - Milwaukee, WI

“Rest in peace cuz! ”
24 of 84 | Posted by: Keith Tucker - Millbrook, AL

“A true diamond and pillar in the community. Thank you Mr. Reid for everything. We love you. Banks Funeral Service & Staff ”
25 of 84 | Posted by: TC Banks - Milwaukee, WI

“Thank you for being there for The Love and Taylor Family .God Bless,God Bless your lovely family RIP ”
26 of 84 | Posted by: Love and Taylor Family - Milw, WI

“Our prayers and condolences to Mrs. Reid and the entire Reid family. The Hudson Family ”
27 of 84 | Posted by: Robert Hudson - Milwaukee, WI

“Rest In Peace Mr. Reid!My prayers go out to the family. ”
28 of 84 | Posted by: Mary Smith - Milwaukee, WI

“Our condolences and prayers to Mary and the Reid family. ”
29 of 84 | Posted by: Reuben McCall Class of 1969 c/o Mary Alice Lee - LA

“My prayers and love are with you. ”
30 of 84 | Posted by: Earline Diggs Pembrick - LA

“Job well done Mr. Reid, May you rest in peace in the arms of Jesus. With deepest sympathy to Mrs. Reid and family. ”
31 of 84 | Posted by: Gerri Franklin - BROWN DEER, WI

“Me.Reid was a wonderful person he did a wonderful job with my Son services 5 years ago thank you for your wonderful services an understanding with me...Read More »
32 of 84 | Posted by: LaTanya Sanders - Milwaukee, WI


33 of 84 | Posted by: Kathy Copeland - Milwaukee, WI

“Rest in god he god you thank you for the opportunity to be a part of your team. You will be greatly missed and your legacy continues. God bless you...Read More »
34 of 84 | Posted by: George Anderson - Milwaukee, WI

“I viewed Mr. Reid as a very respected business person, but he was also a people person in the most compassionate way. I feel blessed that God placed...Read More »
35 of 84 | Posted by: Betty and Johnnie Vaughn - Racine, WI

“Dignity and grace ”
36 of 84 | Posted by: Bobbi Sherrer-Jones - Milwaukee, WI

“GOD give us a calling and you fulfilled yours ”
37 of 84 | Posted by: Bobbi Sherrer-Jones - Milwaukee, WI

“My condolences and love to the family. ”
38 of 84 | Posted by: Willie Mcgee - Milwaukee, WI

“God bless the Reid family. ”
39 of 84 | Posted by: nakisha coleman - IL

“R.I.P MR REID YOU WERE SUCH A KIND AND LOVING PERSON ”
40 of 84 | Posted by: Tilisha Mcgee - Milwaukee, WI

“God placed Arthur on this Earth to do something special. Now he has been called home because his work on Earth is done. Our heavenly Father has a...Read More »
41 of 84 | Posted by: Jason Beckum - Phoenix, AZ

“I am truly saddened about the passing of Mr. Author Joe Reid, Jr. I came to know Mr. Reid as he and my father the late Lewis C. Lampkins, former...Read More »
42 of 84 | Posted by: Larissa Lampkins-Cobb - Milwaukee, WI

“Thank for all your support to Greater Mt. Sinai COGIC, and the holiday parties. To the family all ways think about the good time, and may God keep...Read More »
43 of 84 | Posted by: Izetta Hall - Milwaukee, WI

“The flame from this candle will never grow dim; as my love for you will be ever lasting. Miss you - Richard ”
44 of 84 | Posted by: Richard Reid - Phoenix, AZ

“I am blessed to have had you as my brother. You are a legend in your own right that will not be forgotten. You dedicated your life to service, your...Read More »
45 of 84 | Posted by: Richard Reid - Phoenix, AZ

“True man of God he laid my Mother Sister grandson and best friend to rest while praying for me. I pray that Mrs Reid and the family find peace in the...Read More »
46 of 84 | Posted by: Carolyn McInnis - Friend

“You are in our thoughts and prayers. May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
47 of 84 | Posted by: Hazel Kline-Dixon - Tallulah, LA

“To the family of Mr. Arthur J. Reid, Jr. May the Lord continue to bless and keep you as you mourn the loss of your dear husband, loving father,...Read More »
48 of 84 | Posted by: Carnella Hardin - Buckeye, AZ

“To the family of Mr. Arthur Reid Jr. So sorry for your loss my prayers and condolences are with you in your time of sorrow. May God continue to bless...Read More »
49 of 84 | Posted by: Linda Booker - Racine, WI

“Our deepest sympathy to the Reid Family on your loss. Mr. Reid was a dear friend of our Dad and handled his arrangements when he passed with such...Read More »
50 of 84 | Posted by: Smyth Family - Milwaukee, WI

“With deepest Sympathy to the Reid Family on the loss of Mr Reid . Please know that I was thinking about you and caring. Mr Reid helped me so much...Read More »
51 of 84 | Posted by: Tina Meadows - Milwaukee, WI

“In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. ”
52 of 84 | Posted by: Wilson Family - Miami, FL

“To family we thank God for a great man who service so many of our love ones we all will miss Mr Reids youre all in my prayers God Bless You ”
53 of 84 | Posted by: Margaret Burrell - Milwaukee, WI

“My condolences and Prayers to the Reid Family... I met Mr. Reid many years go when he was looking for an Architect to remodel the current funeral...Read More »
54 of 84 | Posted by: Tyrone Dumas - Milwaukee, WI

“Great guy rip ”
55 of 84 | Posted by: Cynthia Green - milwaukee, WI

“My condolences the Reid family. May the lord provide you comfort, and give you peace knowing he is in control. ”
56 of 84 | Posted by: Alayna Harris - Plano, TX

“Rip in peace cynthia green and family ”
57 of 84 | Posted by: Cynthia Green - Milwaukee, WI

“Praying for healing for your family He might be gone from this Earth but will never be forgotten ”
58 of 84 | Posted by: Aletha Kimmons Slaughter - WI

“My heartfelt condolences go out to the Reid family during this difficult time, ”
59 of 84 | Posted by: Claydia Gill-Miller - Milwaukee, WI

“My love and condolences go to Mrs Reid and the family. I've known Mr Reid for almost 20 years and he was , at first, very intimidating but once I...Read More »
60 of 84 | Posted by: Camille Zollicoffer - Milwaukee, WI

“Sending Prayers to the Family. ”
61 of 84 | Posted by: Kaye Jackson - Milwaukee, WI

“Within a persons short life span, it is hard to become a legion, a trail blazer, and/or a leader, but MR. A. REID JR was all that and a pound of $35...Read More »
62 of 84 | Posted by: Gemmie Jackson - milwaukee, WI


63 of 84 | Posted by: Louie Turner IIZi - Atmore, AL

“Rest well Mr. Reid. I will never forget how much you helped my family when my brother passed away. We were heart broken and confused and you didn't...Read More »
64 of 84 | Posted by: Treneshia Gilbert - MILWAUKEE, WI

“Deepest Sympathy to the Reid Family. ”
65 of 84 | Posted by: Linda Crowell - Glendale, WI

“Peace, Prayers, and Blessings we extend a heartfelt expression of our deepest sympathy, love and condolence to the family. Mr. Reid has been a great...Read More »
66 of 84 | Posted by: Rev. C. Boulton - Milwaukee, WI

“A GREAT MAN, gone too soon, a GIANT beyond measure who touched the world with his sincere kindness, caring nature, generosity and his Smile! We will...Read More »
67 of 84 | Posted by: Regenia Thomas - Milwaukee, WI

“A great soul serves everyone all the time. A great soul never dies. It brings us together again and again. Maya AngelouOur thoughts and prayers are...Read More »
68 of 84 | Posted by: Yvonne Kemp - Glendale, WI

“Praying for the family ”
69 of 84 | Posted by: rose smith - Milwaukee, WI

“Rip ”
70 of 84 | Posted by: Cynthia Green - Milwaukee, WI

“Rip in peace Mr Reid I will never forget how you help me my boyfriends passing and funeral arrangements ”
71 of 84 | Posted by: Cynthia Green - milwaukee, WI

“YOU WILL BE TRULY MISSED ”
72 of 84 | Posted by: CARMON PHILLIPS - RACINE, WI

“PRAYERS FROM THE PHILLIPS FAMILY IN RACINE WISCONSIN YOU WILL BE TRULY MISSED ♥ ”
73 of 84 | Posted by: CARMON PHILLIPS - RACINE, WI

“Mr. Reid, we will never forget your generosity, your beautiful smile, and the love you had for your craft. Thank you for all that you did for our...Read More »
74 of 84 | Posted by: Rodney & Bettie Wesley - WI

“Thanks so much for taking of our love ones from the McGee and Walker family.We will keep each of you in our payers ”
75 of 84 | Posted by: Cheri Mcgee - Milwaukee, WI

“Your establishment was very kind to my family(Larry Miller ) in December of 2014. Sorry for you guys loss. Rest my King Well Done Sir Well Done. ”
76 of 84 | Posted by: Kizzie Walcott - Evansville, IN

“Truly beautiful genuine person, very blessed man and he cared and love people, i woll miss you. ”
77 of 84 | Posted by: Deborah Jones - Milwaukee, WI

“Have our deepest sympathy ”
78 of 84 | Posted by: Barbara Johnson - JACKSON, MS

“Praying for the family. A beautiful person. RIP Mr. Reid ”
79 of 84 | Posted by: Levernon Muhammad - Brown Deer, WI

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
80 of 84 | Posted by: Clarence Franklin - Hot Spring, AR

“To my family we must hold to God unchanging hand. The family of the late ROBERT Brown of Denmark Tn.coming to Milwaukee will not be the same. ”
81 of 84 | Posted by: gertie brown - Denmark, TN

“Nice God favored blessed man ”
82 of 84 | Posted by: Anita Buck - Milwaukee, WI

“You will be missed. But we know to be absent from the body is to be present with the lord.Sorrowfully submitted from the Staff ofWww...Read More »
83 of 84 | Posted by: gary SMITH - Passaic, NJ

“To Family Of Mr.Arthur Reid My Prayers And Sympathy For Strength In Jesus Name. AMEN ”
84 of 84 | Posted by: Min.Shirley Tribble - Browndeer, WI


ARTHUR JOE REID JR of Milwaukee, WI died May 27, 2020 at the age of 82. In 1981 he co-founded Reid and Yandell Funeral Home, which became Golden Gate Funeral Home in 1986. In 1993, the name changed to The New Golden Gate Funeral Home. He became sole owner and operator of Reid's New Golden Gate Funeral Home in 2008 and in 2012 a second location was added in Racine. A third location was later established on Teutonia Avenue in Milwaukee.