Owen O'Reilly

Obituary of Owen Eugene O'Reilly


Surrounded by his adoring daughters, in the city of Pickering, on Saturday, April 23, 2022.  Devoted husband to his late wife, Diane; cherished Dad to his girls, Kelley, Kim, Kara and Kathleen and loving Papa to his grandchildren, Kristen, Emily, Lily, Owen, Leo, Maeve, Claire and John.  Owen was the beloved son of his late mother, Anna Doyle of Tottenham and his late father, John O’Reilly of Wildfield, Ontario.  Owen is predeceased by his dear siblings, Leo, John (Jack), Mary and Carl. 


A long-time resident of the Toronto Beaches, Owen served the community he loved through his volunteerism at the Corpus Christi Catholic Parish, as a member of the Knights of Columbus and as a former Metropolitan Separate School Board Trustee representing Wards 8, 9 and 10 over a period of 12 years.  In his career as a licensed Funeral Director for over 50 years, Owen was regarded as an expert on Catholic Funeral Services.


A Mass of Celebration will be held in his honour on Thursday, April 28th at 12:00 p.m. in Corpus Christi Church, 1810 Queen Street East at Lockwood Road in Toronto.  Parking off Lockwood Road at the rear of the church (16 Lockwood Road).  Condolences may be forwarded through www.humphreymiles.com.


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