Aileen R. Houseknecht, 96, of Binghamton passed away on Monday, November 23, 2015. She was predeceased by her parents, William and Bertha Reilly, brothers, Douglas and Richard Reilly; sisters, Patricia Delafield and Jeanne Huff. She is survived by her sons, Richard Houseknecht; daughter, Holly and Dr. Anthony Ragusa; grandsons, Chad Houseknecht, Jason and Jill Houseknecht, Matthew Ragusa, Jonathan Ragusa, Adam Ragusa, Peter Ragusa; great grandchildren, Ryan Kathryn Houseknecht, and Matthew Houseknecht; several nieces, nephews. Aileen retired from Singer Link after over 30 years of service. She was a graduate of Binghamton Central and a member of St. Francis of Assisi Church. The family wished to extend a special thank you to grandson, Chad for the fantastic care and Lourdes at home and also Lourdes Hospice Nurses and aides. A Funeral Mass will be offered Wednesday, November 25, 2015, 11am, at St. Francis of Assisi Church, Binghamton, NY. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the Wm. R. Chase & Son Funeral Home, 737 Chenango Street, Port Dickinson Tuesday (Today) from 5-7pm.