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John J Kelly
Birth: Sep. 8, 1929
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: May 12, 2005
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA

Son of Elmer & Mary (Cronin) Kelly
S1, US Navy, Korea
Holyoke, MA police officer
Lived in Goshen on Highland Lake in a cabin he inherited from his father, Elmer.

After his mother died, Elmer sent John to stay at his great-uncle's (my great-grandfather) farm. Even after Elmer remarried, John preferred spending his summers on the farm instead of in Springfield. My mother and her siblings always treated him like another sibling instead of a cousin; he always was just part of the immediate family.

John had Irish eyes - for the most part they sparkled with laughter and a joy in life, but when he got serious, they turned to granite.

He is missed. 
Family links: 
  Elmer James Kelly (1897 - 1976)
John J/9.8.29-5.12.05

Saint Marys Assumption Cemetery
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Range 4 Row A #1
Created by: P.K. Magruder
Record added: Nov 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61172034
John J Kelly
Added by: P.K. Magruder
John J Kelly
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- Just Plain Nosy
 Added: May. 29, 2011
Thank you for your service to your country and your community.
- P.K. Magruder
 Added: May. 29, 2011
With love from your cousin.
- P.K. Magruder
 Added: Nov. 30, 2010
This page is sponsored by: P.K. Magruder

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