Donald J. Reilly of Kerhonkson, NY formerly of Brooklyn, died Wednesday, May 12, 2010 surrounded by his family. He was 68 years old. Mr. Reilly was born on May 18, 1941 in Brooklyn, he was the son of the late Patrick and Sarah (Hayes) Reilly.
On August 23, 1975 Donald had married Solveig Sunde at their home in Brooklyn.
Donald was a veteran of the United States Army having served his country during the Vietnam War. He had worked maintenance with Cushmen and Waitfield in Manhattan and had retired in 2003. Donald was a communicant of Our Lady of Lourdes Parish in Kerhonkson and Chancellor of the Knights of Columbus 4517.
Mr. Reilly is survived by his wife Solveig, his children; Danny Kerr of Brooklyn, Donald Kerr of Bronx and Barbara Jean Kerr of Brooklyn, his brothers; Patrick Reilly and his wife Rose Anne of Staten Island, Jim Reilly and his wife Kitty of Kerhonkson, Peter Reilly of Ellenville, and Robert Reilly and his wife Patricia of New Jersey, his sister; Rosemary Sheppard and her husband Richard of Wawarsing, his grandchildren; Melissa, Kimberly, Kelsey, Amanda, Erik, Selene and Willie, his great granddaughter Peyton and many nieces and nephews and loving family.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, June 19th at 1pm at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Kerhonkson.