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Sheila O'Reilly

June 3, 1965 — August 20, 2022

Sheila M. O'Reilly, age 57, of Saranac Lake, died Saturday, August 20, 2022 at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake

Born in Saranac Lake, New York on June 3, 1965, she was the daughter of William O’Reilly and Phyllis Tucker.

Sheila was a life log resident of Saranac Lake. She attended and graduated from Saranac Lake High School in 1984. Following high school she had been employed as a custodian for the Town of Harrietstown Town Hall for several years. She later worked as a prep cook at the Saranac Lake General Hospital and continued on there when it became the Adirondack Medical Center for 35 years. She enjoyed art, traveling and especially spending time with her family and friends.

Sheila’s family would like to express their deepest appreciation to all the staff at the Adirondack Medical Center for all the loving care they provide Sheila and her family during her illness.

She is survived by her mother Phyllis Johnson of Saranac Lake, and two brothers William Brian and Michael Thomas O'Reilly both of Saranac Lake. She was predeceased by her father William Joseph O’Reilly and step father Carl Johnson.

Funeral arrangements are in care of the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake. A graveside service will take place at 3:00 Pm on Wednesday August 31, 2022 at St. Bernard Cemetery, with Rev. Martin Cline officiating.

Friends wishing to remember Sheila Marie O'Reilly may make memorial contributions to the Adirondack Medical Center Foundation in care of the funeral home. Family and friends can also share their condolences and memories online at
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