William Reilly

Obituary of William J Reilly

William “Bill” Reilly was born in Queens, NY on 8/6/1931.

Bill’s accomplishments include proudly serving our country in the Army during the Korean War, acting/modeling in Hollywood (was even in an ad with Eva Gabor!), was a pilot for Pan Am.

In 2004 he married Margaret Rogan in Scottsdale, Arizona, relocated with her to Branson, Missouri then moved and lived the rest of their lives in Pequannock, New Jersey.

Bill was predeceased by his wife, Margaret Reilly-Rogan 10/4/1916 – 3/26/2018; her son, Bernard P. Rogan 2/27/1947 – 8/7/2019 (his wife Myra Rogan).

Bill is survived by Margaret’s son, Robert Rogan (wife Beverly); Margaret’s grandchildren, Kathleen Pennington (husband Bryan), Tom Rogan (wife Wendy), Kristin Salinas (husband Jose), Monica Rogan and Eric Rogan; and Margaret’s great-grandchildren, TJ Rogan, Kevin Rogan, Andrew Rogan, Dakota Rogan, Taylor Rogan, Kayla Salinas, and Jake Becker.

Bill will be laid to rest on Friday, September 6, 2019 at Brigadier General William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Wrightstown, NJ.



11:30 am
Friday, September 6, 2019
Brigadier General William C. Doyle Veteran's Cemetery
350 Provinceline Road
Wrightstown, New Jersey, United States
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