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“To Brian and the O'Reilly family-There are no words to adequately express my deep sorrow. I hope that the happiness, love and joyful adventures that...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Laurie Freedman - New York City, NY

“There are no wordsYou and your family are in my thoughts and prayers ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Michele Hoenes - Sayville, NY

“I have no words that are enough to tell how sorry I am for your loss of your beautiful daughter, Kerry. Carol, Brian, and Kathleen, I am praying...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Patricia Linkens Murgo - Stafford, VA

“My thoughts are with you. I wish you peace in the warmth of her energy and her life.Jeanne Alter and the KCC staff ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Jeanne Alter - New York, NY

“Extremely sorry to hear this sad news. May God give you the strength in this difficult time. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Bhupendra Shah - Westampton, NJ

“My heart is so sad, I want to express my deepest sympathy to Kerry's family and friends. She was such a beautiful soul who freely shared her dazzling...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Shannon Skelly - Pleasanton, CA

“Dear O'Reilly family & Eric,I only met Kerry once, earlier this summer at Laura's bridal shower, but I could tell how lovely she was right away. ...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Terry Thompson - Portland, CT

“Brian & Carol, in this tragedy, may you be comforted by family & friends. May Kerry's memory be a blessing ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: Susan Buckler - Woodstock, NY

“Kerry O'Reilly was a pure heart. Beautiful inside and out.I met her when I was 18 years old, and she brightened my world for 13 brilliant years.Our...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Olivia Whalen - Boston, MA

“So, So, sorry.Trying to reach you. Gary and MaryMatthew, Victoria, and Emily ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Gary Schoen - North Babylon, NY

“Brian & Family,We are saddened to hear and so sorry. As you get through this difficult time, may you find peace in your family, friends, and the...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Jim & Tami Callister - Latham, NY

“Dear friends and family of Kerry, our thoughts from across the Pond in the UK are with you all at this time. I didn't personally know Kerry, but I...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Philippa Joyner - Work

“Dearest KerryI work with your Dad and he regaled us with stories of his family. I know how much you were loved and am heartbroken that you were...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: christina muccioli - NY


Dorchester – Kerry Anne O'Reilly, of Dorchester and formerly of Dix Hills, New York died on September 3, 2021 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. She was 31.

Kerry was born in New Hyde Park, New York on January 12, 1990, the daughter of Brian and Carol (Miles) O'Reilly of Dix Hills, New York. She was raised and educated in Dix Hills and after her graduation from Half Hollow Hills High School East she attended Boston College where she earned her Bachelors and Master of Science in Accounting degrees.

She had most recently been working as an Accounting Manager for HarbourVest Partners in Boston. Kerry enjoyed staying active and was an avid hiker and also enjoyed travelling. She was an animal lover with a special affinity for her dog, Hudson. She enjoyed singing and loved TV, especially Gilmore Girls.

Besides her parents, Brian and Carol, she is survived by her sister, Kathleen O'Reilly of Dix Hills, New York; her fiancé, Eric Kaitz of Dorchester and also leaves aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of friends.

Family and friends will honor and remember Kerry's life by gathering for calling hours in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham on Thursday, September 9th from 4 to 8 p.m. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday at 10 a.m. in Saint Ignatius Church, 28 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill. Burial will be private.

Those wishing to view Kerry's Funeral Mass on Friday may do so via: https://youtu.be/4o_CskziD80

Memorial donations may be made to The Pine Street Inn, 444 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02118.