Christopher John O’Leary, 91, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by Love on February 3, 2021. Beloved Husband of Eustacia Pilar for 53 wonderful years at the time of her Passing. Devoted Father to Donna O’Leary and Laura Happ and her Husband, Kevin. Chris shared a special and heartfelt relationship with all three as well as his two Grandsons whom he adored, Brendon Michael and Christopher John - he loved them dearly with his whole heart.
Chris was born in New York, NY, and resided in Basking Ridge since 1998 coming from Stony Brook, N.Y. He served in the Army at the end of WWII during peacetime, and he became a Sergeant in the New York City Police Department after his service.
We were blessed to have had him as ours, and we will miss him more than words can say. He is leaving behind a legacy of love that will be remembered and cherished every day.
All services are private. Arrangements made by Gallaway and Crane, Basking Ridge, NJ; gcfuneralhome.com (908)766-0250
For those planning an expression of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be sent to Atlantic Visiting Nurse, 200 Mount Airy Rd, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920 atlantichealth.org/donateavn
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