Barbara Reilly (Mahon)
Barbara J. Reilly (previously Mc Fadden and maiden name, Mahon), 74, of Sea Girt, N.J. died peacefully on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at Jersey Shore Medical University hospital. Barbara was born and raised in Newark and lived in Union before moving to Sea Girt, N.J. A graduate of our Lady of Good Counsel high school and Essex County College, Barbara worked as a Corrections Officer and Court Clerk for Essex County. An executive board member of the Women of Irish Heritage, Barbara was a devout Catholic and active parishioner of St. Mark’s Catholic Church, Sea Girt, NJ.
Predeceased by her parents, Leo and Mary Mahon, first husband, John P. Mc Fadden and second husband, Thomas J. Reilly. Barbara will be lovingly remembered by her three children and their spouses Jacklyn and Thomas Case, Jeffrey and Julia Mc Fadden, Jason and Liz McFadden and grandchildren Hannah, Harry and Celia Case, Cara and Lily Mc Fadden, John and Madeleine Mc Fadden. Also her 5 stepdaughters, Maureen Reilly, Sheila Sullivan, Kathleen Reilly, Colleen Bocchino and husband, Steve and Eileen Bonner and husband, Michael and her grandchildren John, Matthew and Brendan Sullivan, Reilly and Kevin Bonner, Maggie Bocchino, Fiona and Maeve Reilly. Barbara is also survived by her older sister, MaryAnn Tighe of Stuart, Florida and younger sister, Kathryn Kernan of Jensen Beach, Florida.
Family and friends are welcome to attend a visitation on Tuesday, August 21st from 4-8 pm at Orender Family Home for Funerals 2643 Old Bridge Road Manasquan. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 9:30 am on Wednesday, August 22nd at St. Mark’s Catholic Church, 215 Crescent Parkway, Sea Girt, NJ. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Sjogren’s Syndrome Foundation, www.sjogrens.org. To send condolences to the family please visit www.orenderfamilyhome.com.