Frances A. Reilly, 86, of Pittsburg died at 7:35 p.m. Tuesday October 26, 2010 at the Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg.

Frances A. Reilly, 86, of Pittsburg died at 7:35 p.m. Tuesday October 26, 2010 at the Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg.

She was born November 14, 1923, in Franklin, KS the daughter of John and Frances (Femec) Paulin.  She was a graduate of Arma High School.  She lived in the Pittsburg area her entire life.

Frances married James M. Reilly on June 10, 1950 in Frontenac, KS; he preceded her in death on April 24, 2004.

She was a homemaker.  She also worked for Spencer Chemical Company and with her husband James at his company Ball Supply Company.

Frances was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Pittsburg.

Survivors include a daughter Deborah A. Skahan and husband Benny of Pittsburg; two sons Kevin J. Reilly and wife Laura of Richmond, VA, James M. Reilly and wife Jill of DeBary, FL; a sister Anna Marie Paulin of Pittsburg; 7 Grandchildren and 4 Great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister Marguerite O’Nelio.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. Saturday October 30th at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Pittsburg with Father Thomas Stroot as celebrant.  Burial will follow in the Highland Park Cemetery.  The parish rosary will be recited at 6 p.m. Friday at the Bath-Naylor Funeral Home in Pittsburg where the family will receive friends following until 7 p.m.  Friends may call the funeral home after 4 p.m. Friday.  The casket will remain closed at all times.  Condolences can be sent to www.bathnaylor.com   Memorial contributions can be sent to the Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Fund.  Memorials may be brought by or mailed to the Bath-Naylor Funeral Home 522 S. Broadway Pittsburg, KS 66762.