Elisabeth D. Kelly|
Born: Feb. 22, 1945; in Cleveland, OH
Died: June 7, 2014; in Barrington
Elisabeth "Lisa" D. Kelly, age 69, of Woodstock, died Saturday, June 7, 2014, at Journey Care Hospice Inpatient Unit in Barrington. She was born in Cleveland, Ohio on February 22, 1945 to Arthur L. and Lina A. (Greene) Dougan. She grew up in the Cleveland area and graduated from the Laurel School. She went on to attend Northwestern University and graduated with a Philosophy Major. She was an active member at St. Ann's Episcopal Church in Woodstock serving on many boards including the Vestry as a Junior and Senior Warden. In the Woodstock community, she worked as a journalist for both the Northwest Herald and Woodstock Independent. She was a member of the Woodstock Rotary and served as President of the Woodstock Chamber of Commerce. She also worked as a substitute teacher for District 200. She was loved and will be missed.
She is survived by two sons, Spencer (Yukari) Kelly and Brian (Christa) Kelly; and a sister, Pat Dougan (Hugh) Neilson.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Tom Dougan.
A memorial mass will be held at 7:00 pm on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at St. Ann's Episcopal Church, 503 W. Jackson Street in Woodstock. A reception will be held after mass at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to either St. Ann's Church or to a
For information, call the Schneider, Leucht, Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home, 1211 N. Seminary Ave. Woodstock at 815 338 1710 or see our website at www.slmcfh.com.
Published in the Northwest Herald on June 10, 2014