Jerome William “Jerry” Reilly, age 62, passed away on Wednesday, August 25, 2021, in Lexington, KY. Jerome was born in Sewickley, PA on April 23, 1959, to the late Richard and Mary Berry Reilly. He married Denise Warren of Goose Creek, SC on September 24, 1983, in her hometown, and to this union were born two children, Patrick Reilly and Caitlin Reilly Overstreet. He was a Master Mechanic for CFESA, a veteran of the United States Navy, and of the Catholic Faith. In Jerome’s spare time he enjoyed kayaking, fishing, gardening, and most of all, playing with his grandson, who was the light of his life. He was especially loved by his Chesapeake Bay Retriever, Edisto.
In addition to his wife Denise and children Patrick, Caitlin and husband Josh, he was survived by his one grandson, Conrad Overstreet; sisters, Kathleen (Brian) O’Leary, Marge Sunder, Leigh (Scott) Campbell, Lynn (Joe) Madrid, Laura Dekle, Meghan Reilly; brothers, Joe Reilly, Kevin (Nan) Reilly, Michael (Myra) Reilly; and several nieces and nephews.
There will be no formal visitation or funeral at this time. A memorial service for Jerome William “Jerry” Reilly will be held at a later date.