Obituary for John Reilly
John Leawood Reilly, 86, died November 6, 2017.
A native of Eastport, Maine, Mr. Reilly was born November 2, 1931 to Blaine and Sarah Leawod Reilly. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corp with nine years of service. He received a Master's Degree from the University of Southern California and was employed with Rockwell, Hunt Wesson and retired as an independent food broker. He was a volunteer at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Orange County, CA for twelve years and was a Mason. Mr. Reilly was preceded in death by his first wife, Imogene Reilly, a son, Steve Reilly and daughter, Susan Adelman.
Funeral services will be Friday, November 10, 2017 at 11:00 AM at the chapel of Lord and Stephens, WEST. Interment will follow at Evergreen Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM at the funeral home.
Survivors include his wife, Carolyn; son, Michael (Donna) Reilly of Whittier, CA; two stepdaughters, Diane (Johnny) Kesler of Bogart and Donna (Glen) Briggs of Kahoka, MO; nine grandchildren, Michelle, Sarah, Joseph, Lisa, Laurie, Amber, Jason, Leah and Samantha; great-grandchildren, Kyle, Lauren, Andrew, Nicole, Aaron, Evelyn, Jacob, Ethan, Alley, Brealyn, Allen, Ty, Cheyenne, Brooklynne, Alianna and Riley.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association