George J. Reilly, of North Wildwood/Runnemede.
Tuesday, November 30, 2021
George J. Reilly, on November 26, 2021, of North Wildwood, formerly of Runnemede. Age 74.
Son of the late George and Margaret "Peggy" Reilly. Beloved husband of Elaine for 52 years. Loving father of Colleen (the late Michael) Mosco and Christine (Steven) Schmidt. Devoted grandfather to Luca Mosco, Steven and Veronica Schmidt. Dear brother of Daniel (Edie) Reilly. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
George proudly served in the US Navy. After his service to his Country, he worked as a manager of a successful supermarket chain. George also worked as a ground's coordinator for the Black Horse Pike Regional School District. Throughout his life George enjoyed woodworking and home improvement projects.
After retirement Elaine and George moved full time to North Wildwood where they met many friends. During his years at the shore George enjoyed fishing and boating and spending time with his grandchildren. He was a long-time member and officer of the Anglesea Irish Society where he served his
community through charitable endeavors. Anyone who knew George would describe him as a family man who was kind-hearted and a friend to everyone he met.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a viewing from 8:15 am to 10:15 am on Thursday, December 2, 2021 at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 am at HOLY CHILD PARISH, ST. THERESA ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, RUNNEMEDE, NJ. Immediately following the mass, interment will be at HILLCREST MEMORIAL PARK, HURFFVILLE, NJ.
In lieu of flowers, donations in George's memory may be made to Anglesea Irish Society, PO Box 2493, Wildwood, NJ 08260.