John R. Kelleher
North Myrtle Beach
John Robert Kelleher, 67, died Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at his home.
Born on July 30, 1945 in Pittsburgh, PA, he was a son of the late Thomas and Margaret Foley Kelleher.
John was a U.S. Army Veteran, one of the original owners of Rockefeller's restaurant and Bar Manager of Oscar's in North Myrtle Beach. He was the youngest of eight children, an avid golfer, loved the beach and especially enjoyed his many friends, who will miss him greatly.
John is survived by three brothers, James P. Kelleher (Joan) of MD, William Kelleher (Anna) and Thomas Kelleher, both of Mexico; three sisters, Margaret Wisniewski of FL, Joan Diballa of CA, Judith Ballard of WA (John) and many, many nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by one sister, Ann Nerone.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 pm on Monday, April 1 at Lee Funeral Home. A funeral Mass will be held at 11 am on Tuesday at Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Humane Society of North Myrtle Beach, P.O. Box 3369, North Myrtle Beach, 29582.
A message of condolence may be sent to email@example.com.
Lee Funeral Home & Crematory of Little River/North Myrtle Beach is serving the family.
Published in The Sun News on Mar. 31, 2013