John A. Kelley
John A. Kelley, 83, passed away Thursday, March 7, 2013. He was a resident of Greenwood.
He was born Jan. 18, 1930, in Fairmount to the late Charles O. and Mabel M. (Sears) Kelley.
He married Jean (Shaffer) Kelley on June 5, 2003, and she survives.
He is also survived by his son, John C. (Beth) Kelley; daughter, Vicki M. (Joe) Lawrence; four stepchildren, Bonney L. (Marion) Hoffman, Thomas Edwards, Susan Ennis and Amy Pitts; six grandchildren; five stepgrandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Charles and Thomas Kelley; and his sisters, Juanita Mountjoy and Ruth Arnette.
John was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served in the Korean War.
He retired after working for H.H. Gregg for 20 years and William H. Block Co. for 30 years. During retirement he worked for Hertz Rental Cars.
He enjoyed traveling and was a member of the Masonic Lodge.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory, Greenwood Chapel, 481 W. Main St., Greenwood. Services will be private.
Memorial contributions are suggested to American Heart Association, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674.
You are invited to visit www.wilsonstpierre.com where you may order flowers or leave a personal message for the family.