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July 12, 2014

Alfred E. Kelley

ELTON — KELLEY – Alfred E. “Skip,” 77, Elton, went to be with the Lord July 12, 2014, at his residence. Born Oct. 7, 1936, in Elton, son of the late George E. and Alma L. (Golden) Kelley. He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Evelyn B. (Zolnosky) Kelley; children, Dara L., wife of Stephen Kendera, Vinco; Gene, married to former Leah Grigg, Richland Township; and Tonya A., wife of John Wargo, Milton; grandchildren, Madison (Garrett) Anderson; Cody Kendera; Samantha (Craig) Molchany; Alyssa and Chelsea Kelley; and Trent, Grant and Blake Wargo; sister, Carol Williams; and several nieces, nephews and beloved pet, Becca. Skip was a 1954 graduate of Adams Township High School. He retired after 38 years of service as an OMS chief from the 876th Engineers, serving in the U.S. Army National Guard during the Vietnam War. Skip was a life member of Dunmyer Lutheran Church; Cambria Lodge 278, F&AM; Pennsylvania Fish Commission; secretary of Adams Township Municipal Sewer Authority and was past president; former secretary of Windber Country Club; was a former player and coach of the Johnstown AAABA League; and Richland American Legion, Post 849. Skip enjoyed hunting, fishing, riding his motorcycle with his wife and dog, boating and watching his Pirates. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland, where a Masonic service will be held at 7 p.m. Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with the Rev. Nila Cogan officiating. Entombment, Richland Mausoleum, with military rites conducted by Menoher Post 155 VFW Ritual Team. The family suggests contributions be directed to Dunmyer Lutheran Church, 547 School House Road, Elton, Pa. 15934, in memory of Skip. Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.

 

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