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Cora Reilly

Cora A. Reilly

Tuesday, March 11th, 1930 - Monday, September 30th, 2019
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Obituary

Cora A. "Honeybunch" Reilly, 89, of Sunset Drive, a lifelong resident of Port Ewen, died while in the comforting presence of her family, Monday, September 30th, 2019 at Golden Hill Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born in Kingston, NY on March 11th, 1930, a daughter of the late Harry and Cora (Smith) Brandt.

Cora loved crafts, crocheting, and nurturing plants. She enjoyed traveling, especially to California, Arizona and Florida. Most of all she loved caretaking of all the little ones in her family and the neighborhood.

She is survived by her husband of 71 years Francis X. Reilly, three daughters, Donna Ausanio of Kingston, Nancy (Raymond) Schick and Christine Reilly, both of Port Ewen, two sisters Shirley Gollnick and Joyce Brandt, and three brothers, Roger, Chee and Barry Brandt, and six grandchildren, Scott Perry, Amanda Stokes, Jennifer M. Schwark, Jaime Bunt, and Sue and Nick Ausanio, and great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Tristan and Devin Hines, Bailey, Courtney and Ryan Schwark, AJ Stokes, Allisyn Kipp, Kevin and Dylan Perry, Anna Rosa Ausanio, and Kiera Corrado, and one great-great grandson, River. Many nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.

She will be missed by Jaime's “Seeing-eye” dogs, Jonas and Doug.

In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by a daughter, Linda Marie Bunt (2004) and siblings, Donald Koeppen, Walter, Harry Jr., Ralph, Ronald, Jerry, Johnny and Doris Brandt, and Eileen Bushey.

Cremation held at Wiltwyck Crematory.

A memorial service will begin 3:30 pm on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at the Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home, 339 Broadway, Ulster Park.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home prior to the service on Saturday, from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm.

In lieu of fresh flowers, the family suggests indoor plants for loved ones to take home and nurture in memory of Cora or consider a contribution in Cora’s memory to:

The Seeing-Eye
10 Washington Valley Rd.
Morristown, NJ 07960
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, October 5th, 2019 | 1:00pm - 3:30pm
    When
    Saturday, October 5th, 2019 1:00pm - 3:30pm
    Location
    Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home
    Address
    339 Broadway
    Ulster Park, NY 12487
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Memorial Visitation
  • Memorial Service

    Saturday, October 5th, 2019 | 3:30pm
    When
    Saturday, October 5th, 2019 3:30pm
    Location
    Gilpatric-VanVliet Funeral Home
    Address
    339 Broadway
    Ulster Park, NY 12487
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Harry VanVliet IV, Certified Celebrant

Donations

Donations are being accepted for: THE SEEING EYE INC.

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Posted at 07:27pm
To Poppy, Grandma Nancy, Aunt Chrissy & Donna and Amanda & Families: We are very sorry for your loss. Thinking of you all.
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Katrina L. Klinge

Posted at 09:19am
Jaime and Family,
I was sad for all of you today when I read the obituary for Mrs. Reilly in the Freeman. However, her nickname of "Honeybunch" made me smile. She must have been a special lady.
May her sweet memory warm your hearts for years to come.
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