Bernard C. Reilly
Bernard C. Reilly passed away on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was 95. Born in Philadelphia, son of the late James and Regina Reilly, he was a Bristol Borough resident for many years and has lived in Yardley for the past 40 years. Mr. Reilly was employed as a welder at Badenhasen Corporation for 30 years and then as a staff representative for United Steel Workers of America. He was on the Board of Directors for both the Bristol Senior Center and Lower Bucks Hospital.
Husband of the late Eleanor Reilly, he is survived by his wife, Frances Reilly, his children, Barbara Squillace and her husband, Dominic, Ben Reilly, Jr, Steven Reilly and his wife, Angela, Patricia Richmond and her husband, William, and Michael Loftus and his wife, Cathy. He is also survived by his sister, Irma Backhouse along with many grandchildren, great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Service on Monday, January 27, 2020, 11:00am at the Wade Funeral Home, 1002 Radcliffe Street, Bristol Borough. Interment, Our Lady of Grace Cemetery. Friends may call 9:30am until time of Service. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Mark Church, 1025 Radcliffe Street, Bristol, Pa. 19007 or Eleanor’s Garden Hospice, 10125 Verree Road, Ste 202, Philadelphia, Pa. 19116.