Daily Oklahoman, The
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
June 7, 2007
Column: Obituaries, page
Joe E. Kelly, 68, went home to be with the Lord, June 4, 2007. He was born March 3, 1939 at St. Anthony in OKC to L.P. and Mary Kelly. He graduated from Piedmont HS in 1957. He married his loving wife, Nancy, 37 years ago in 1970. He was a mason for over 30 wonderful years. Joe was a member of Northview Community Church. He touched so many lives in so many ways. Anyone who knew him loved him dearly. He loved spending as much time as possible with his family and friends. He really enjoyed camping, cook-outs, keeping a beautiful lawn and going to church. He loved to joke with people and make them laugh.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Carl; son, Kenneth; and daughter, Lucille. He is survived by his loving wife, Nancy; his daughter, Eva and husband Steve of Newcastle; his son, Norman and wife Jannie, Poplar Bluff, MO; his daughter-in-law, April of Kingfisher; 8 grandchildren (the loves of his life) Madison (Papa's medicine), Bonita, Trisha (Papa's Goofy), Echo, Robby, Mikey, Chris and Brayden; his 1st great-grandson, Vernon; his brother, Olin and wife Jean of Tahlequah; his sister, Linda and husband Rufus "Mouse" of Eugene, OR; his especially close sister, Karen and husband Darvin of Piedmont; aunt, Betty Joe Gill of Belleville, WI; along with several brother and sister-in-laws, loving nieces and nephews, and many, many other family and friends. We all loved him dearly and will miss him so very much.
Services will be Fri., June 8, 2007, 2:00pm at Northview Community Church, 8921 NW Expressway, with interment in
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