Age 76, was set free after a lengthy illness on December 3, 2012, beloved husband of Mary E. (Barnaby) Reynolds. He was born November 27, 1936 to parents Edwin Reynolds, Sr. and Beatrice (Miller) Provost. Edwin graduated from Mason High School in 1954 and served in the Army stationed in Germany. He worked at General Motors as an Experimental Tool and Die Hardener and retired after 46 years. Edwin enjoyed his grandchildren, collecting guns and reading. He is preceded in death by both parents and son-in-law William Matlock.
Edwin is survived by his loving wife Mary, brother Kirk (Debbie) Reynolds, stepmother Maxine Reynolds, children Michelle (Randy) Neff, William Reynolds, Robert Reynolds, Brian (Michelle) Guyer, Jan Matlock, Kari (Tony Moody) Halsey, Ronda (Clinton Bowser) Halsey and Joseph (Mary) Halsey, 10 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and many other family and friends.
A Memorial Gathering will be Thursday, December 6, 2012, 4-7:00 p.m. with a prayer at 4:30 p.m. at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel, 325 W. Washtenaw, Lansing, Michigan 48933. The family would like to thank Great Lakes Caring Home Hospice for their limitless care of Bill; special thanks to Diane, Erv, Chamara, Beth, Tanisha and Dr. Kristin Gaumer. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to your local food bank.