Thursday, January 07, 2010
Kathleen J. Kelley
Lorain- Kathleen J. Kelley, 45, was born in Los Angeles, California
on February 24, 1964. She died
Wednesday, January 6, 2010 at Cleveland
due to complications from surgery.
She attended St. Peters grade school and played CYO
volleyball. She graduated with honors
from Marion L.
School in 1982, and attended the University of Akron.
Kathleen was a parishioner of Saint Peters Church in Lorain and served the
community as a Eucharistic Minister, a PSR teacher and volunteered countless
hours to many local charitable organizations.
She worked as an insurance office manager for 25 years at her fathers
insurance agency; Jack Kelley, CLU & Associates Inc.
She enjoyed spending time together with family and was a
compassionate, caring daughter, sister, aunt and friend. Her dog, which she adopted through a rescue
agency, also brought her much joy. She
was a great pastry baker and enjoyed cooking.
She liked to go deep sea fishing and scuba diving.
Kathleen is survived by her parents, Jack and Barbara Kelley
of Lorain; brothers, Patrick W. Kelley of Sheffield
Lake, Kevin N. Kelley of Wellington and Daniel J.
Kelley of Sheffield Village; she had eight nieces and nephews and was a devoted
daughter, sister, aunt and friend.
She was preceded in death by her brothers, John J. Kelley,
and recently in July 2009, Michael C. Kelley; grandparents, uncle and cousin.
The family will receive friends at St. Peter Church, 3655 Oberlin Ave., Lorain, OH
on Saturday, January 9, 2010 from 10:00 AM until time of service. Mass of
Christian burial will be held at 12:00 P.M., Saturday, January 9, 2010 at St.
Peter Church, Lorain, Fr. Chuck Henkle, O.F.M., Conv., officiating. Interment Calvary
Cemetery, Lorain. In lieu of flowers, memorial
contributions may be made to the St. Peter Church Capital Campaign Fund or St.
Peter Church PSR Program, 3655 Oberlin Ave., Lorain, OH 44053. Arrangements are
being handled by Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home, (440) 244-1961. Condolences
may be sent using www.rsgfuneralhome.com.
Posted By: RSG Funeral Home @ 1:06:45 PM