Patricia Kelly, age 72 whose light went out when she went to be with her Lord and Savior, Wednesday, April 4, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents John Willard Wilson and Winnie (Moats) Wilson; her husband, Dennis V. Kelly; brother, Michael Wilson.
She will be lovingly missed by her children Lee (Karen) Kelly, Tim (Cassandra) Kelly, Howard Kelly, Fred (Julia) Kelly, Patrick (Ashley) Kelly, Amy Kelly; many grandchildren; sister, Delores Wilson-Ross; many nieces, nephews and friends.
Patricia was the neighborhood mother, she liked her house to be the “party house” but most of all, she loved her grandchildren. She found comfort and support through the Birth Mom’s group of Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo. She was also a part of the adoption identity movement. Patricia and “Kelly” were strong supporters of many Dorr community projects.
A Memorial Service will be held at 10 AM on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at St. Therese Catholic Church with Father Alphonse Savarimuthu presiding.
In honor of Patricia, contributions may be made to the START Midwest, 5800 Foremost Dr. Ste 100, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.
The family welcomes memories and messages in their guest book online at www.kubiakcook.com.
5800 Foremost Dr. Ste 100, Grand Rapids MI 49546