|Birth: ||Oct. 21, 1924|
|Death: ||Nov. 12, 2008|
On Wednesday Evening, November 12, 2008, God called Ruth Elizabeth Starke Kelly home. She was 84 years old. The daughter of Henry Herman Starke and Anna Elizabeth Kaestner. A child during The Great Depression, she lived a modest, but full life.
A Bell Award recipient, she was an active member of her community:
Volunteer for the former Methodist Hospital (Norton's), Brooklawn Child & Family Services, Beechmont Neighborhood Association, and Bethel-St. Paul United Church of Christ; where she was a member and devoted servant of our Lord.
Ruth was a graduate of Shawnee High School. Worked as a map maker with the Army Topographic Command. She married her husband, John Arthur Kelly, Jr. on August 10, 1946. She always loved children and had 4 of her own. Grandmother of 11 and Great-Grandmother of 12. She has touch the lives of countless people.
She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents an all her siblings:
Irvin Henry Starke
Evelyn Blanche Starke
Annetta Frieda Starke
Walter Edwin Starke
Catherine Rose Starke Crush
Florence Lillian Starke Carter
Henry Herman Starke (1873 - 1946)
Anna Elizabeth Kaestner Starke (1887 - 1969)
John Arthur Kelly (1922 - 1973)
John David Kelly (1957 - 2010)*
Irvin H Starke (1901 - 1973)**
Evelyn Blanche Starke (1902 - 1919)**
Annetta Frieda Starke (1922 - 1923)*
Walter Edwin Starke (1923 - 1976)*
Ruth Elizabeth Starke Kelly (1924 - 2008)
Catherine Rose Starke Crush (1926 - 1992)*
Cave Hill Cemetery
Plot: SECTION 35, LOT 326
Created by: Paula Z
Record added: Nov 13, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31363881
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