Obituary for Marie Joan Reilly (Moynihan)
Marie Joan Reilly, 88, formerly of Meriden, wife of the late Francis Reilly passed away on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at Hartford Hospital after a brief illness. Born in Worcester, Massachusetts on August 19, 1928, she was the daughter of the late John and Mary Bullman Moynihan. Marie has resided in Middletown for the past 7 years. She attended Worcester Schools and graduated from Framingham State University. Mrs. Reilly taught in the Wallingford and Meriden School Systems. She was a parishioner of St. Rose of Lima Church of Meriden. Marie had a passion for knitting and reading.
Marie is survived by her daughter, Carol Parducci and her husband Peter of Cheshire and her grandson, Andrew Parducci of Cheshire. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Marie was predeceased by two brothers, John J. and Michael Moynihan.
The funeral will be held on Thursday, August 10th at 10:30 a.m. from the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 E. Main St., Meriden, CT 06450 and at 11 a.m. for a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rose of Lima Church, 35 Center St., Meriden, CT 06450. Burial will be in Cheshire Hillside Cemetery. Friends may call prior to the service on Thursday from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Should friends desire, contributions in Marie’s memory may be made to the America Stroke Foundation 6405 Metcalf Ave. Suite 214, Overland Park, KS 66202.