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REESE, Eileen "Sissy" (Berger)

REESE REESE - Eileen (nee Berger) "Sissy"
On March 20, 2014, Eileen T. Reese, surrounded by her family and loving husband, died at the age of 72 after a long battle with Multiple Sclerosis. Born and raised in Buffalo, Eileen attended Catholic grammar school and graduated from St. Mary's Business School. She worked for many years as secretary to Catholic Charities Director Monsignor John Conniff until her retirement in 1989. Eileen loved spending time with her family. She enjoyed family vacations, loved the beach, fishing and trips to the casino. Elieen is survived by her loving husband, John, her daughters Donna (Kevin), Debbie (Michael) Torcello and her precious grandchildren Michael John, Marissa and Andrew. Eileen was preceded in death by her sister Diane Clayback and is survived by her brother Arthur (Diane) Berger and her sisters Kathy (Richard) Riggle, Beverly (Michael) Reczek as well as many nieces and nephews. Eileen was a member of Fourteen Holy Helpers parish in West Seneca. A Memorial Service will be held at 9:30 AM on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Fourteen Holy Helpers. There will be no prior visitation. Memorials may be made to the MS Society. Arrangements by the JAMES W. CANNAN FUNERAL HOME INC. Online condolences at

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