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Gerald L. ReillyChicago Fire Department LogoAmerican FlagREILLY

Gerald L. Reilly, 79, C.F.D. retired, U.S. Navy veteran. Beloved husband of the late Theresa, nee LeClaire. Loving father of Charlene (William) Tomazin, Kathleen (Allan Waschbusch) Reilly, Kevin (Elizabeth) and Terrance Reilly, C.F.D. Proud grandfather of Nicole, Angela (Alex) Hesemann, William, Cameron, Christina, Daniel, Amy, Leeann, Ashley, Colin and Sarah. Great grandfather of Leana and Casimir. Fond brother of Sharon (James) Richmond and the late James (Barbara) Reilly. Visitation Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018 at the M.J. SUERTH FUNERAL HOME, Peter T. Heneghan, Director,  6754 N. Northwest Hwy., Chicago from 3 to 8 PM. Funeral Friday, family and friends meeting at St. Ferdinand Catholic Church, 3101 N. Mason, Chicago at 10:45 AM. Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 AM. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to Chicago Fire Dept Gold Badge Society at or Rainbow Hospice at For further information 877-631-1240 or