Shawn Patrick Reilly, 49, of Florence, Ky., formerly of Newcomerstown, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013.
Shawn was born Jan. 17, 1964, the son of Francis (Bud) and Lela (Daringer) Reilly.
Shawn graduated from Newcomerstown High School in 1982, and attended DeVry Institute of Technology in Columbus, Ohio. He is survived by his wife, Robin (Luman) Reilly, whom he married June 15, 1991; brothers, Frank (Melinda) Reilly of Johnstown and Rick (Geralyn) Raach, West Lafayette; sisters, Linda (Allen) Collins, Hinckley and Theresa (Kendall) Ott, Newcomerstown. He is also survived by nieces and nephews, Patrick (Emily) Reilly, Mick Reilly, Shannon (John) Meek, Brian (Abby) Collins, Mandy ( PastorJohn) Armstrong, Kevin (Kristen) Ott, Brian (Jamie) Raach, and Stephanie (Jay) Slifko and their children. Along with his family and friends, Shawn is survived by his beloved pets, especially his little Pomanese dog, Gabby Shawn was a computer technician at Cengage in Independence, Ky., for many years. He was a member of the Newcomerstown Elks Lodge 1555. He loved coaching little league teams, watching NASCAR, football and baseball but his greatest sports love was the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. One of Shawn's fondest memories was attending a home Notre Dame football game.
Shawn was proceeded in death by his parents and step-father, William (Bill) Raach; sister, Barbara Jean Reilly; and his grandparents, Earle and Zoa Daringer and Francis and Helen Reilly.
Visitation will take place Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at Serenity Funeral Home in Covington, Ky.
A second visitation will take place Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at noon with service to follow at 1 p.m. in the Addy Funeral Home, Newcomerstown, Ohio.
Burial to Follow in Fairview Cemetery, Fresno, Ohio.