Theresa (Etzel) Kelly, 84, wife of the late Gerald P. Kelly, of Gulph Mills, Pa., died on Wednesday, October 31, 2012 in Seasons Hospice, Phoenixville, Pa.|
Born in Phoenixville, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Anthony M. and Anna (Etzel) Etzel.
Theresa was a graduate of Phoenixville High School, Class of 1946.
She worked as a Quality Control Supervisor for Wyeth Laboratories Great Valley.
She was a member of St. Gertrude Catholic Church in West Conshohocken, and was a prior member of St. Ann Catholic Church in Phoenixville.
She was a member of St. Gertrude Ladies Auxiliary, Womens Club of St. Gertrude, Treasurer of West Conshohocken Hometowners Association, Fellowship House of Conshohocken, Upper Merion Senior Center and Phoenixville Senior Center.
She loved to play bingo and go to the casinos.
Surviving are sons, James D. and wife Jill Kelly; Thomas A. and wife Cynthia Kelly; Timothy M. and wife Marjorie Kelly; 5 Grandchildren and 2 Great-Grandchildren; Sisters, Sister M. Thomasine, I.H.M. and Katherine Irwin.
She was preceded in death by her brother and sisters, Anthony Etzel, Miriam Etzel and Rose Meeks.
Relatives and Friends are invited to attend her Funeral Mass in St. Ann Catholic Church, Third Avenue and Main Street, Phoenixville, on Friday, November 9, 2012 at 11 a.m.
Burial will follow in St. Ann Cemetery, Phoenixville, PA.
A viewing will be held in the Devlin Rosmos Kepp & Gatcha Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 517 S. Main Street at Fourth Avenue, Phoenixville, PA, on Thursday, November 8, 2012 from 7 to 8:30 p.m., and on Friday morning in church from 10:00 am to 10:45 a.m.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in her name may be made to Seasons Hospice, 700 South Henderson Road, Suite 225, King of Prussia, PA 19406.
Condolences may be given to the family at www.DevlinRosmosKepp.com.
Published in The Mercury on Nov. 5, 2012