Lela June Kelly, 92, of South Williamsport, Pa., passed away quietly on Aug. 30, 2013, at 8:28 a.m. at the Muncy Valley Skilled Nursing Unit where she resided for the past three and one half years.
Lela was born at South Williamsport, on May 29, 1921. She was the daughter of the late Ralph and Emma A. (Rote) Kelly.
Lela was a graduate from South Williamsport High School where she was a member of the Class of 1939. She also graduated from the Miss Susie L. Wheaton School of business in 1941. After school she worked at the Ulman Brother's Fine Clothing Store till its close in 1980 as a bookkeeper.
Lela June Kelly
She enjoyed walking, reading, and taking the papers over to the old neighborhood on Bayard Street.
She is survived by her sister, Cecil E. Holtz, and her two nieces, Lori J. (Jeff) Mahaffey, Holly K. (Jeffery) Young. She had many nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews, great-great-nieces and nephews, and 3x great-nieces and nephews.
Lela was preceded in death by her parents, sister Mildred and three brothers, Linwood Kelly, Eugene Kelly, and Paul Kelly.
Graveside services will be held at the Trout Run Cemetery, Sept. 5, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. with David K. Fishel officiating.
The family kindly declines floral tributes and suggests that contributions in memory of Lela June Kelly may be made, if so desired, to the S.P.C.A., 2805 Reach Road, Williamsport, PA 17701.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Charles M. Noll Funeral Home, 1 E. Central Ave., South Williamsport, PA 17702. www.charlesmnollfuneralhome.com