Victor D. "Vic" Reilly, age 79, of Wautoma, passed away peacefully Thursday morning, June 30, 2016 at his residence.
He was born December 18, 1936, the son of Donald R. and Crescentia A. "Cres" (Swader) Reilly. He married Lorraine Kay Jameson on August 6, 1966 in Oshkosh.
Vic was a 1955 graduate of Wautoma High School. He served his country in the U.S. Army from February 6, 1957 until February 5, 1959. Vic was employed at the family business, Don Reilly & Sons Service Station in Wautoma for many years. Later, he worked at the former Copps Gas Station in Wautoma for 10 years.
Vic was an avid sports fan and enjoyed football, basketball and baseball. He will be deeply missed by his loving family. Vic was a lifelong member of Grace United Methodist Church in Wautoma.
He is survived by his wife, Lorraine K. Reilly; two children, Lori (Linden) Neitzel, Neshkoro, Dean (Jody) Reilly, Medford; three grandchildren, Walker Ewan, Sterling Reilly, and Hailey Reilly; one sister, Sandra Schmoldt, Wausau; two brothers, Douglas Reilly, Wautoma, Clark (Mary) Reilly, Wautoma; two brothers-in-law, Donald (Noreen) Jameson, Tennessee, Michael (Caresse) Jameson, Wild Rose; a sister-in-law, Kathy Krohn, Oshkosh. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Don and Cres Reilly; a sister-in-law, Eleanor Reilly; brother-in-law, Larry Jameson.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Leikness Funeral Home in Wautoma. No formal service will be held. Private burial will be at Wautoma Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a memorial is being established in Vic's memory.
JUL 5. 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Leikness Funeral Home - Wautoma
358 South Oxford Street
Wautoma, WI, US, 54982