Pauline E. (Polly) Kelly(1928 - 2014)

In loving memory of PAULINE (POLLY) E. KELLY She passed away on March 25, 2014 in Riverside at the age of 86. She was born in Oklahoma on March 10, 1928. The 8th child of 9 children and the last to pass away. She is survived by her loving husband Walter David Kelly Jr whom she was married to for 59 years. She graduated from RCC's Cosmetology school in 1952. She went on to become a beautician at the Mission Inn and later had her own salon until 1960. While raising her children she was very involved with the St. Thomas Ladies Guild and loved serving her church. She was an accomplished seamstress and found great joy sewing for her family and helping with the needs of her parish. She worked for the County of Riverside for 7 years and went on to enjoy time with her husband and family in retirement. She is also survived by her children Melody Anderson (Richard), Kathy Bain (Robert), Theresa Nicholson (Randall), Maureen Neal (Dave) and her only son Walter David Kelly III. She also leaves 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Church services will be held on Monday, 3/31/14 at 11:00 am at St. Thomas Catholic Church located at 3774 Jackson St. in Riverside. Private burial on Monday 4/7/14 at 12:00 at Riverside National Cemetery. She will be truly missed by her family and friends.

Funeral Home

Acheson & Graham Garden of Prayer Mortuary
7944 Magnolia Ave Riverside, CA 92504
(951) 688-1221

Published in Press-Enterprise on Mar. 29, 2014