Lilias Augusta Reilly
January 6, 1931 – April 8, 2019
Bethany resident, Lilias A. Reilly, 88, passed away Monday, April 8, 2019. Lilias was born January 6, 1931 in Whitley Bay, England to Thomas Hogg and Sarah Jane (Mason) Hall. She grew up in England and when she and James Reilly married, they moved to Canada where she had their sons, James and David. Western Electric recruited James and the family moved to Bethany where they made their home and had their daughter, Heather. Lilias was very out-going and social. After moving to Bethany, she joined a bowling team at Meridian Lanes so she could start making friends. She was active for many years with the Oklahoma City Scottish Highland Dancers Association. She also worked for the Putnam City School District as a cook for several of the elementary schools. She was committed to her family above all else and was a proud supporter of her children and all of their various activities. She is survived by her children, James Anthony Reilly, David Michael Reilly, and Heather Marie Reilly-Flynn and husband Kevin; grandchildren, Caitlin Marie Flynn and Nicholas Adam Flynn; brother, Leslie Wilson Hall; as well as many other family members and friends.