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Brian P. Reilly

 
Loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle
 
 Brian P. Reilly, 72, of Lowell, died Friday morning, October 20th at his home. He was the beloved husband of Ann Marie (Fleury) Reilly who survives him and with whom he would have celebrated their 44th wedding anniversary on November 24th.
 Born in Lowell, Massachusetts, August 30, 1945, a son of the late Leo J. and the late Mary Ruth (Kealy) Reilly, he attended Lowell schools and was a graduate of Lowell High School with the Class of 1965. He then went on to graduate from Coyne Electrical School in Newton and became a Master Electrician.
 A veteran during the Vietnam Conflict, Brian proudly served his country in the U.S. Army as a Military Policeman.
 Before retiring, Brian was employed as a Trades Foreman at Raytheon Corporation in Andover for over 26 years.
 Among his many activities, he enjoyed going to the theater in Boston, dining out, playing the lottery and his summer vacations at Seabrook Beach. He was also an avid N.E. Patriots fan. Above all else, being all about family, he cherished the quality time he was able to spend with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
 In addition to his wife, Brian is survived by two daughters Sandra Catalano of Dracut, MA and Patricia Lonardo and her husband Danté of Hudson, NH; two sons Jeffrey Reilly and his wife Giannina of Chelmsford, MA and Patrick Reilly and his fiancée Allison Archambeault of Lowell, MA; 9 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; a sister Ruth Rahimi and her husband Amahad of Westford, MA; two brothers Barry Reilly and his wife Linda of Wilmington, MA and Kevin Reilly and his wife Kathie of Lowell, MA; and several nieces and nephews.
 He was also father of the late Susan Pelland and the late Christina Tevepaugh and brother of the late Leo Reilly and the late Polly Reilly.
 In accordance with his wishes, there will be no calling hours and all services will be held privately. E-condolences at www.odonnellfuneralhome.com. Those wishing may make contributions in his memory to the Lowell Humane Society, 951 Broadway, Lowell, MA 01854. Arrangements by the O’DONNELL FUNERAL HOME, Lowell, MA (978) 458-8768.
Condolences (6)
  • florence strobel gill leone  - BRIAN RIELLY
    SO SORRY TO READ ABOUT BRIAN YOU DON'T KNOW ME BUT I BABY SAT HIM WHEN HE WAS ABOUT 2 OR 3 I LIVED NEAR BY ON PRINCETON ST I AM NOW EIGHTY YEARS OLD BRIAN WAS A NICE LITTLE BOY I ALSO SAT BARRY AFTER THAT I LOSS TRACT OF THE KIDS WHEN THE PARENTS MOVED TO LOWELL WITH RUTH'S MOTHER I USE TO RIDE MY BIKE TO THERE TO GRAMS HOUSE SORRY TO READ ABOUT YOUR LOSS BUT KEEP YOUR CHIN UP IT TAKES TIME TO HEAL I KNOW I LOSS TWO HUSBAN SO KEEP THE FAITH GOOD BLESS LOVE FLORENCE LEONE
  • Trish & Don Conley  - He will be missed.
    Dear Ann and family, We are so sorry to hear of Brian's passing. He was such a wonderful man and he will be greatly missed by all who knew him. He had so much love and a gift of making you feel special. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
  • Debbie Naylor
    Sorry for your loss Pat
  • The Houle Family  - Deepest sympathy
    We are very sad to here the bad news of Brian's passing. We send our prayers to Ann and the family and will never forget the years we had as neighbors and friends. We send our love and sympathy to the family. RIP: Brian.
  • Geri-Lyn Noble
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. So sorry for your loss. Geri-Lyn
  • Robin Proulx
    So sorry for your loss Sandy, he will live on through his memories you have. Sending prayers and positive energy.
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