Evelyn L. Kelley
84, of Indianapolis, passed away July 11, 2014. She was born February 7, 1930 in Owensboro, KY, to the late Charles L. and Mary Ella McDonald Kelley. She was a LPN for the Roudebush Veteran's Hospital and St. Vincent Stress Center.
Evelyn was a devoted Christian in spirit and action. She was the primary caregiver for her longtime companion, Shirley Ott and had a lifelong passion of giving to others. Evelyn loved singing gospel music and baking. She was known as the "Sweet Lady."
Visitation will be Monday, July 14, 2014 from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Shirley Brothers Washington Memorial Chapel , 9606 E. Washington St. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 12 noon at James Davis Funeral Home, 3009 Frederica St., Owensboro, KY.
Evelyn is survived by her primary caregivers, Connie and Patsy Kelley, Kay Kelley Gutierrez; and many other nieces and nephews. Six brothers; and three sisters, preceded her in death.
The family would like to give special thanks to the staff at Bethany Village Auguste's Cottage Memory Care Unit. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the
, 50 E. 91st St., Ste. 100, Indianapolis, IN 46240 and/or the Alliance for Responsible Pet Ownership (ARPO), P.O. Box 6385, Fishers, IN 46038.