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Kenneth  Dean Kelly, Sr.

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“Ken will be truly missed. Such a kind and loving soul. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Dorothy Russell - Chalmette, LA

“Sending love and prayers to you and your family. May God comfort and keep you through your loss. All my loveKim ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: Kimberly Cochennic-Williams - LA

“Prayers to Mrs. Linda, Stacey and family.. I am sorry for your loss. Mrs Ken was a awesome man. I will forever cherish my memories. Y'all are in my...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Dana Kinchen - Albany, LA

“Linda, Stacey , Michael, and precious Grandchildren- so sorry for your loss. May God give you a Peace beyond all understanding. We will all miss Ken...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Peggy Pitman - Monroe, LA

“Linda, Stacy and family. I'm so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Cathy Couture Hamann - Violet, LA

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Kenneth Dean Kelly, Sr. passed away on Friday, October 20, 2017, at the age of 69. He was born on December 30, 1947 in New Orleans, Louisiana to the late Dorothy Russell Kelly Arthur and the late Adam Terry Kelly. He was a resident of Loranger, Louisiana. Kenneth was a master welder and pipe fitter and also a supervisor at a valve manufacturing company. He loved woodworking and spending time with his family. Kenneth was an incredible husband, father, grandfather, and a friend to everyone he met and will be deeply missed by all.

Kenneth is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Linda Zaffuto Kelly; daughter, Stacey Lynn Kelly McGraw and her husband Michael; grandchildren, Haley Rose and Hanna Rose, and Raeleigh McGraw; brother of heart, Terry Zaffuto; and sister-in-law, Susan Zaffuto and their 3 sons, Chase, Jason, and Terry, Jr.

He was preceded in death by his father, Adam Terry Kelly; mother, Dorothy Russell Kelly Arthur; children, infant baby Kelly, Lisa Ann Kelly, and Kenneth D. Kelly, Jr.; and siblings, Russell, Patrick, and Larry Kelly.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend visitation at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, Hammond, 2000 N. Morrison Blvd, Hammond, Louisiana 70401, on Monday, October 23, 2017 from 9:00 am until the Funeral Service at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in Loranger Community Cemetery.

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