Kelsie A. Monin, 21, passed away on June 19, 2013, in South Carolina. Born March 8, 1992, in Mayfield Heights, she was a lifelong Mentor resident.
Kelsie attended St. Mary of the Assumption School through eighth grade, attended Lake Catholic High School, and was currently a student at the Golf Academy of America in Myrtle Beach, S.C. She enjoyed volleyball and gained a passion for golf, which led her to work toward a career in golf course management. Kelsie was known for her infectious laugh and was loved by her many friends.
She is survived by her father, David Monin; sisters, Amy (Giorgio) Cappuzzello and Laura (Jeremiah) Lohnes; grandparents, James and Lucy Julian; nephews, Jack and Sam Cappuzzello, and Benjamin Lohnes; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Maureen Monin; and grandparents, Raymond and Frances Monin.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Davis-Babcock Funeral Home, 4154 Clark Ave., Willoughby. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 8560 Mentor Ave., Mentor. (Please meet at church.) The Rev. Thomas Elsasser will officiate. There will be a private interment at a later date in Mentor Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Kelsie's name may be made to the ALS Association, 1275 K St. NW, Suite 250, Washington, DC 20005. Arrangements by Gattozzi and Son Funeral Home in Chester Township. Online video tribute and condolences at www.gattozziandson.com.