John J., age 77, of Wanaque, formerly of Emerson on August 21, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Moira (2009). Dear companion of Susan Larson of Upper Saddle River. Cherished father of Colleen and her husband Peter Mangold of Paramus, Moira and her husband Kurt McCarthy of Tyngsboro Ma, Sean O'Reilly and his wife Maria of Paramus, and Thomas O'Reilly of Somerset. Dear brother of Hanoria Kearney. Brother-in-law of John Keaveney, Francis Keaveney and several neices and nephews. Mr O'Reilly was predeceased by his brother Thomas O'Reilly in 1996. Adored grandfather of Eileen, Aiden, Michael, and Kayley. Mr. O'Reilly was a parishioner and Eucaristic Minister of Assumption R.C. Church, a member of their Parish Council, past Grand Knight of Emerson Council of K of C. He was Past President of the Bergen Irish Association, a member of the Army Corps of Engineers, ASSE (American Society of Safety Engineers), Family will receive friends at the Beaugard Funeral Home 869 Kinderkamack Rd River Edge Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Funeral mass will be at Assumption Church in Emerson on Monday at 10 AM. Interment is at Maryrest Cemetery in Mahwah. In lieu of floral tributes donations are requested to The Assumption Church Memorial Fund in Emerson.
Published in The Record/Herald News on Aug. 23, 2013