Merced Express
Saturday, Nov. 21, 1908

Death of Mrs. Mary Reilly

Mrs. Mary Reilly, relict of the late Daniel Reilly, died at her home, corner of Twenty-second and Alameda streets, yesterday at noon after an illness of two weeks from typhoid fever. The maiden name of the deceased was Mary Watson. She was born near Bellfast, Ireland, 48 years ago. She has been a resident of California for twenty-four years. Some fifteen years ago she was married to Daniel Reilly and the fruits of their union were two daughters, Mary and Alice Reilly, 10 and 8 years of age respectively.
The children are also down with typhoid fever and seriously ill. A cablegram has gone to her sister, Mrs. Edward Monan, in Ireland. No date has yet been fixed for the funeral.

 

Transcribed by Alma Stone