Edward “Ted” F. O’Reilly

Edward “Ted” F. O’Reilly, a retired Lieutenant with the Boston Fire Department, died Friday October 14, 2011. He was 73 years old. Son of the late John J. & Frances E. (Jones) O’Reilly. Loving father of Michael O’Reilly (Boston Firefighters Local 718 Legislative Agent) and his wife LeeAnn of Weymouth. Devoted brother of John J. O’Reilly Jr. of Randolph, Frances Wallace of Maine, Margaret Atkinson of Virginia Beach and Richard T. O’Reilly of Virginia Beach. Beloved grandfather of Brian O’Reilly and Bridgette O’Reilly of Weymouth. Past President and Vice President of Boston Firefighters Local 718, member of Boston Firefighters Local 718 IAFF, PFFM, AFL, CIO, the Boston Firefighters Death & Welfare and Relief Fund, and lifetime member of the South Boston Yacht Club. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Ambrose Church, 246 Adams St., Dorchester, Wednesday October 19 at 10:00 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Avenue, MILTON, Tuesday 4-8 PM. Interment Gethsemane Cemetery, West Roxbury. In lieu of flowers, donations in Ted’s memory may be made to Boston Firefighters Local 718 Children’s Fund, C/O Boston Firefighters Credit Union, 60 Hallet St., Dorchester, MA 02124.