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Woodstock Funeral Home

8855 Main Street, Woodstock, GA

OBITUARY

Wesley "Ried" Riedel Crowe

August 2, 1971November 19, 2019

Wesley "Ried" Crowe, age 48, passed away November 19, 2019. He is survived by his wife Lisa Crowe, daughters, Sydney Crowe, Jessica Crowe, Emily Fanton and Ally Fanton, brothers, Scotty Crowe and Andy Crowe, parents, Rita May and her husband Warren May and Fletch Crowe. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 1:00 pm at the Woodstock Funeral Home Chapel. In honor of Ried the family would like for those attending the service to wear garnet and gold colors and dress casually.

Services

  • Memorial Service Saturday, November 23, 2019

Memories

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Luciano Manna

November 26, 2019

I have worked with Ried for 3 years (2009-2012) and I can say he was a nice guy: smart, polite, funny, handsome and always smiling.
My deepest condolances to his girls, his parents and relatives.

Thron Crowe

November 24, 2019

Reid,

I have looked up to you for as long as I have known you.

I still do. I always will.

Thank you.

Michael Hillman

November 24, 2019

I worked with Reid with Alenia NA and also WEstinghouse Air Brake.. Will miss him and his work attitude Condolences to his extended family

Lisa Posta

November 22, 2019

The Kislia family sends our thoughts, prayers and ALL the love in our hearts to you all at this time. We loved Ried and were always excited to see him because we could always look forward to being greeted with that huge, charming smile and sincere bear hug that just made ya feel so good and so happy! One Ried moment that was consistently shared in our family and always brought my Dad to tears of laughter:
Ried attended a Miami Dolphins football game with my family. At the tailgate, a fan for the opposing team approached the tailgate & belligerently taunted everyone, over & over. Well, Ried decided enough was enough. That gentle giant that he was, walked over to the belligerent fan, calmly wrapped his arms around him w/ a big bear hug, picked the guy up as if he was lifting a piece of paper, slowly turned in the opposite direction, set the man down & told him to go on and enjoy the game, all with a big smile. The belligerent fan fell silent in a state of shock. hahaha My dad cried laughing every time he told that beloved story! So many other great memories of Ried, like building legos with my son, who talked about it for months after....Ried, thank you for all the kindness, smiles and genuine feeling of acceptance that you always gave to all of us. Looking forward to seeing you again in Heaven, but wishing you didn't leave us all so soon. Love and sympathy to all of his family & friends.

Reginald Finley

November 22, 2019

I met Ried at a Freethinking function in the early 2000s' and we hit it off right away. He was a gentle giant that would give you his shirt if you needed it. He even picked me up a few times to attend various science-oriented and freethought functions. He appeared on my radio program and he was a wonder to listen to. Ried and I would have disagreements about whether or not photons have mass. I think of him often. My condolences to all those he loved and those that loved him. He will be sorely missed.

John Riedel

November 22, 2019

Words are hard to find that express our sympathy at this tragic time. You are all in our hearts and on our minds today. We send our love. John and Mary Riedel

Felipe and Michelle Canas

November 21, 2019

Reid was one of our favorite people in the world. Although time and distance separated us we will always love and miss him. We truly enjoyed every conversation with him and will miss him greatly. We will miss his infection smile and laugh the most. Our thoughts and prayers to his wonderful family. With much love Felipe and Michelle Cañas.

Lee Cummins

November 21, 2019

I will choose to remember the light of love in Reid's eyes when he looked at you, Lisa when I first met him.
I will remember how he smiled so lovingly and hugged the kids so tightly.
I will know forever the happiness he brought to all of you.

Courage, comfort, healing and loving memories are what I wish for all of the family and friends who knew and loved Reid in this time of loss.

John Scrimgeour

November 21, 2019

I'll remember Ried for being the great co-worker he was. Humble, dependable, smart, never a complaint, and a real pleasure to work with. My fondest memory with Ried will always be that of sharing a game of chess with him even though I could never come close to beating him. Ried had that special quality of making the experience count rather than the win or loss column of the game. We miss you Ried, God bless you.

Marie Hayes

November 20, 2019

Reid had a beautiful smile. So very sorry he could not find hope on this earth. Love and blessings to the family and peace to all.

FROM THE FAMILY