Skelly, Lela 85, of Le Sueur, formerly of Belle Plaine, died Sept. 29, 2013 at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis. Memorial Mass Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, 10:30 a.m., Our Lady of the Prairie Catholic Church, Belle Plaine, MN. Visitation Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, Kolden Funeral Home, Belle Plaine, 4-8 p.m. and 1 hour prior to Mass at church on Saturday morning. Interment following lunch at church, St. Anne's Catholic Cemetery, Le Sueur. Survived by her children, Dorothy "Jake" Skelly, Shakopee, MN, Tom (Kathy) Skelly, Le Sueur, MN, Pat Skelly (special friend Lynn Jaworski and family), Belle Plaine, MN ; 3 grandchildren 1 great- granddaughter; sisters-in-law, nieces & nephews . Preceded in death by parents; husband Gerald; brother, Elzie Thomas.
This obituary was originally published in the Star Tribune.