William Kelly, 82, of Toms River, passed away on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at Complete Care at Green Acres, Toms River. Born in County Laois, Ireland, he came to the United States in 1960, lived in Elizabeth and Union, before residing in Toms River for the past 18 years. William was employed by the Elizabethtown Water Co. He was a member of the Ancient Order of Hibernians of Elizabeth, and Knights of Columbus St. Joseph Council 4969 of Toms River.
Mr. Kelly was the beloved husband for 55 years of Winifred (Marren) Kelly, devoted father of Eileen Kelly, Bernadette Kelly and her husband Kevin, William P. Kelly and his wife Nancy. Cherished grandfather of Liam, Taylor, Colleen, Abby and Aidan. Also survived by many cousins in Ireland.
Visiting Monday, 4:00-8:00 pm.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, 9:30 am at the Krowicki McCracken Funeral Home, 2124 E. St. Georges Ave, Linden NJ 07036 (908) 352-9190. Funeral mass Blessed Sacrament RC Church, Elizabeth 10:30 am. Entombment St. Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1000 Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908 would be appreciated.
Donations may be made to:
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105