Ellen Woods ReillyJune 28,2014
Ellen Woods Reilly
Ellen Woods Reilly, 92, died June 27, 2014 at Rutland Regional Medical Center.
She was born in West Rutland, May 30, 1922, daughter of Natale and Frances (Dino) LaPlaca.
Ellen attended West Rutland Schools.
She was employed at Rosenblatts Inc. and later by Lynda Lee Fashions, retiring in 1987.
Ellen was a member of St. Bridget’s Church in West Rutland.
Surviving are a son, Donald Woods Sr. of West Rutland; two daughters, Marjorie Jakubiak and her husband, Stanley, of West Rutland, Mary Ellen Douglass and her husband, Lawrence, of Rutland; a stepson, Gary W. Reilly of San Rafael, CA; six grandchildren, one step-granddaughter, seven great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her first husband, Charles E. Woods, who died in 1969, and by her second husband, William P. “Bill” Reilly, who died in 1997; four sisters, Rosalie LaPlaca, Ellen LaPlaca, Grace LaPlaca and Angeline Burns; three brothers, Joseph LaPlaca, Maurice LaPlaca and Alfred LaPlaca.
A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 30, 2014, at St. Bridget’s Church in West Rutland.
Burial will follow in St. Bridget’s Cemetery.
Friends may call Monday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Mullin-Clifford Funeral Home in West Rutland
Memorial contributions may be made to Rally for Reilly, care of Julie-Jo Jakubowski, 1578 McKinley Ave., Rutland VT 05701.
Arrangements are under the direction of Mullin-Clifford Funeral Home.
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