Kathryn Kelly
1935 - 2021
BORN
1935
DIED
2021
Kathryn "Kay" Kelly, 86, passed away on Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at Misericordia Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born on October 1, 1935 in Philadelphia, Kay was the daughter of the late Harry and Nellie Nelson. In addition to her parents, Kay was preceded in death by her husband Larry Kelly and her brother Harry Nelson, Jr. Kay is survived by her family Carolyn and Doug Goodlander, Janet and Don Cartwright, Laura and Marc Staudenmaier, Kelly Cartwright, and Elise and Colin Staudenmaier. Kay was a loving and generous mother and grandmother, and a friend to many. Over the years she touched many lives through her volunteerism with East York Elementary School, Girl Scouting in the York area (as a Brownie leader and a Neighborhood Chairwoman), Pleasant Acres (where she led the Pleasanteens and was a charter member of the Pleasant Acres Auxiliary), and the York County SPCA. She founded the THEOS chapter at Asbury United Methodist Church to support newly widowed persons. Kay was also employed as a merchandiser for American Greetings and MagniVision. Kay was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, 2935 Kingston Road, York, PA. Viewings will be at St Joseph's from 3 - 5 p.m. on Sunday, December 5, 2021 and Monday, December 6 from 10 - 11 a.m.. The mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11:00 a.m. at the church with the Reverend Jim Menkhus, OFM, Cap as celebrant. Burial will be in Holy Saviour Cemetery in York, PA. The John Keffer Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph's Catholic Church or the York County SPCA. www.pennlive.com/obits
Published by Patriot-News from Dec. 2 to Dec. 5, 2021.
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St. Joseph Catholic Church
2935 Kingston Road, York, PA
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2935 Kingston Road, York, PA
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I am so sorry for your loss. I wish I could have met Kay. I am glad she was my "pen friend."
Nancy Tripp
Friend
January 4, 2022
I remember Kay at the fundraisers for YCSPCA. Such a kind, sweet and loving person. I am certain she was greeted at the Rainbow Bridge by many open paws!
A fellow pet lover
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December 9, 2021
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