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 Joseph P. Reilly
Born: 12/26/1923
Died: 01/13/2018
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Joseph P. Reilly

Joseph P. Reilly, of Jersey City, passed away, peacefully, on January 13, 2018, at the age of 94.  Born in Wilkes-Barre, PA, Joseph has been a resident of Jersey City since the 1940's.  He was a veteran of WW II and the Merchant Marines and is retired from the Coca-Cola Company, where he was a production worker.

Joseph was an avid fan of the NY Giants and was a season ticket holder as well as having been active in many clubs and organizations.  He was a member of St. Paul's and St. Aloysius Holy Name Society, the K of C, Bayonne Council, the Moose Lodge, Friendly Sons of St. Patrick and the Shillelagh Club of Belmar.

Joseph is predeceased by his beloved wife, Mary "Marion" Foye-Reilly, his brother James and twin brother, Edward.  He is survived by many loving nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation will be held at McLaughlin Funeral Home on Monday, January 15, 2018, from 4 to 7 PM.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday at St. Aloysius Church at 10 AM.

Burial will take place in St. Mary Cemetery, Wilkes-Barre, PA. 

 

 

 
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We will surely miss Joe!We had many enjoyable dinners at my home and they were always a wonderful example of a perfect married couple and great witnesses to the Christian way of life
Terry and Rich Iseman
We are so saddened by the loss of dear Joe who enriched our lives with his compassion and gentle manner, but will celebrate his life as he returns to his loving Marion. We are most grateful to Marybeth, Robert, Thomas and Janine for your warmth and protection of this gentle soul.
Peg Barrie
We will miss you, Joe, our Lifetime Achievement Award Honoree, March 7, 20124. From your friends at The Friendly Sons of Saint Patrick of Hudson County.
Friendly Sons of Saint Patrick
Sadness can turn to joy remembering the warmth and smiles Joe and Marion brought to our lives.The good Saints are now the recipients of their warmth and friendship.
Mike and Linda Dolan
so sorry to hearabout Joe, he was a neighbor of mine @ a Great friend, Hw will alway"s be remembered in my Prayer"s RIP Joe.
maryann McGrath
Joe was fine son of olde Erin !God bless and R.I.P.
Peader O'Cuilean
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