Posted: Wednesday, August 4, 2010 2:13 pm
The Messenger, August 4, 2010
Erin Rene (Engelman) Reilly, 27, of Water Valley, Ky., died 2:36 p.m. Aug. 2, 2010, in a traffic accident on State Route 1529 East in Hickman County, Ky.
Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Bayou de Chien Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Water Valley, with the Rev. Danny Potts officiating. Burial will follow in the Bayou de Chien Cemetery there.
Friends may call at Hornbeak Funeral Home in Fulton from 5-8 p.m. Thursday. The body will lie in state at the church from 10 a.m. until the funeral hour Friday.
She was born May 22, 1983, in St. Clair County, Ill., daughter of Paulette Jean (Pass) and Emil George Engelman Jr. of Belleville, Ill.
She married Charles “Chango” Reilly Jan. 7, 2004. He survives. She had moved to this area from Belleville five years ago and had been employed as a CNA at Clinton-Hickman County ICF in Kentucky. She was a member of Bayou de Chien Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Survivors also include three daughters, Trinity Reilly, Chandra Reilly and Anja Reilly, all of Water Valley; her stepson, Luke McClain of Carrollton, Ky.; two sisters, Emily Malawy of Belleville and Dana Fulton of O’Fallon, Ill.; her brother, Emil George Engelman III of Belleville; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Sarah Engelman; her maternal grandparents, Paul and Doris Pass; her paternal grandparents, Fern and Emil George Engelman Sr.; and her mother-in-law, Sandra True.
Mrs. Reilly died as the result of a single-vehicle traffic accident.
Online tributes may be left at www.hornbeakfuneralchapel.com.