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Francis "Frank" J. O'Reilly

May 5, 1938 ~ December 14, 2019 (age 81)

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Dunnellon- Francis “Frank” J. O’Reilly,Jr.,  81, died on December 14, 2019 at his residence. He was born into this life on May 5, 1938 in Pittsburgh, PA. Frank was the son to the late Francis ,Sr. and Dorothy M. (Rader) O’Reilly.

Frank was born and raised in Pittsburgh and moved to Dunnellon in 1986 after retiring with J&L Steele. While living in Dunnellon he worked in Maintenance for Marion County Municipality. He devoted his time as a Volunteer Firefighter for the next thirty years retiring as Chief of the Rainbow Lakes Estates  Volunteer Fire Department. Frank loved working in his yard, tractors and spending time with his family and friends. He will be dearly missed but never forgotten. Rest in Peace until we meet again in that Glorious City. He is preceded in death by his wife, Joann O’Reilly; his son, Dennis O’Reilly, his daughter, Kelly Brown and longtime companion, Madelyn Daut

He leaves behind his wife, Jennie O’Reilly, Dunnellon; his daughters, Erin O’Reilly (Jeff Adkinson), Dunnellon,FL, Michelle O’Reilly, Pittsburgh, PA; his brothers, James O’ Reilly(Hilda), Ocala, FL, Dennis O’Reilly(Sandy), Miramar, FL, Dan O’Reilly(Sandy), Miramar, FL; his grandchildren, Solomon Horbitz, Savanah Helton, Sierra Helton, Madison Adkinson; his great- grandchildren, Tuvia Horbitz, Myawn Horbitz, Orlee Horbitz; his nephew, Robby Whitten(Frankie) and his two dogs.

Funeral Services will be held at Roberts Funeral Home on Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 10:00 AM. There will be a public viewing on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 from 5-7 PM in the funeral home. Burial will follow funeral services at Good Shepherd Memorial Gardens in Ocala,FL.

Memorial Contributions can be made in Frank’s memory to the Rainbow Lakes Volunteer Fire Department: 3105 SW Ivy Place, Dunnellon, FL 34431


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December 18, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Roberts Funeral Home of Dunnellon, LLC
19939 E. Pennsylvania Avenue
Dunnellon, FL 34432

Funeral Service
December 19, 2019

10:00 AM
Roberts Funeral Home of Dunnellon, LLC
19939 E. Pennsylvania Avenue
Dunnellon, FL 34432


Good Shepherd Memorial Gardens
5050 SW 20th Street
Ocala, Florida


Rainbow Lakes Volunteer Fire Department
3105 SW Ivy Place, Dunnellon FL 34431

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