Kathleen M. Reilley, 83 of Woodland Valley died Monday October 3, 2022 at her residence surrounded by her family. She was born July 5, 1939 in Kingston daughter of the late Charles and Mural Berizee Williams. You may have heard the saying, “A burden heavy to one is borne lightly by many.” This is at the core of the Moose organization ,what makes it unique, and why Kathleen had been a member. Many knew her for the years she worked as the Postmaster at the Tilson Post Office. Kathleen was matriarch of the family, and loved spending family time together.
Surviving are her husband of 65 years Edward Reilley Sr., a son Edward Jr., daughter-in-law Mary Prusack Jaworski, daughter: Diana (Jim) Barnes, sister Diana Rossa and several nieces and nephews also survive. She was predeceased by her sister Nancy VanEtten.
A celebration of her life will be held privately. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Assn. Arrangements are under the direction of the E. B. Gormley Funeral Home, 87 Main St. Phoenicia. You may share a special memory or condolence with the family on Kathleen's Tribute Wall at www.gormleyfuneralhome.com