|Jack L. Reid|
Jack graduated from Wayne University, Dept. of Mortuary Science and served his residency in Pontiac, MI. He was co-owner of a funeral home in Oxford, MI. until he accepted a position with an international pharmaceutical firm and was promoted to national sales trainer and special representative for the United States. Prior to moving to the U.P., he was a supervisor and trainer for General Motors, returning to college to obtain an additional Bachelor of Science degree in Health Care Administration from University of Michigan. He served his health care internship at the Heritage Manor Nursing Home in Flint, MI.
A resident of the UP for over 30 years, Jack provided locum tenens manager coverage for over 25 funeral homes in the UP and Lower Michigan. He established the Reid Funeral Service and Chapel in 2000 to serve the greater Baraga County Area.
Jack holds mortuary science licenses in Michigan, Wisconsin, and North Carolina.
Jack is a member of the National Funeral Directors Association, the Michigan Funeral Directors Association, and is the immediate past president for the Upper Pennisula District 10. He is a member of the L'Anse Eagles Club, the Ottawa Sportsmans Club and is a charter member and one of the founders of the Baraga County Chamber of Commerce where he served on the Board of Directors for three years. He is also a board member of the Western U.P. Michigan Works Organization. Dedicated to his profession, Jack continues to provide personal attention to area families and contribute his time and talents to community activities.
|Dawn R. Supanich|
Office Manager and Funeral Service Associate
Dawn is a lifetime resident of L'Anse and a 1982 graduate of L'Anse High School. She is a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, L'Anse, and the L'Anse Women's Bowling League. Dawn has a son Anthony and 2 granddaughters, Brynn who was born July 31, 2007, and Scarlett who was born January 14, 2012. She has been associated with the Reid Funeral Service and Chapel since its opening in 2000. Dawn serves as a funeral service associate and office coordinator. Her personal grief experiences are helpful in understanding and caring for those who have suffered the loss of a loved one.
|Chelsea R. Benson|
Licensed Staff Funeral Director
Chelsea is a 2008 graduate of West Iron County High School in Iron River, MI. After high school, she attended Gogebic Community College in Ironwood. Chelsea is a 2013 graduate from Worsham College of Mortuary Science, Wheeling, IL with a degree in Applied Science. She is working towards her bachelor's degree in Health Science. Chelsea is a member of MFDA, and the BCMH Fitness Center. She feels honored to be mentored by the staff of Reid Funeral Service and Chapel, and is looking forward to serving the Baraga County community.