Family and friends are informed of the death of Blanche Emelda Wenner O’Reilly, daughter of the late Joseph Wenner and Virginia McClean, on September 19, 2021.
She was predeceased by her husband, Alaric G. “Kelly” O’Reilly Sr.; brothers, Cyril and Cecil Wenner; sisters, Judith, Evis and Lyra Wenner, Ruth Wenner Seeley and Beatrice W Crime; sons, Alaric Jr and Ruel O’Reilly; and grandson, MSGT Ashford S. Hodge.
She is survived by her son, Alex Al-Adil; daughters, Delma Griffith Hodge, Mariet O’Reilly, Avril O. Henneman; nephew, Mark Wenner, PhD; son-in-law, Roy Henneman; grandsons, Arthur S. Hodge Jr., MD, Kamal Al-Adil; granddaughters, Raquel Plaskett, Rochelle Petersen, Ronice Henneman, Zaimah Al-Adil, Alarice James, Risha Holmes, Autumn O’Reilly, Amber O’Reilly; 12 great-grandchildren; many other relatives and friends, including the McClean, Wenner, O’Reilly, Griffith, Harley, Hodge, Henneman, Holmes, James, Nibbs, Petersen, Plaskett, Seeley and Abraham families.
Parents and friends are respectfully invited to attend the first visitation on Friday, October 8 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Chapel of Heaven at the Dan Hurley House for the funeral.
The second screening will take place on Saturday, October 9 from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Cathedral of All Saints. The service will follow at 9 a.m. at the Cathedral Church of All Saints. Interment will be in West Cemetery No. 2.
Arrangements are made by the Dan Hurley Home for Funerals and Cremation Center of St. Thomas, St. John and St. Croix.
All COVID-19 protocols will be followed.
Family and friends can offer their support by sharing a memory or special message by going to www.hurleydavisfuneralhome.com