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Sarah E. Kelley

May 2, 1940 ~ March 22, 2022 (age 81)

Obituary

Sarah Kelley, 81, of Poplar Grove, IL passed away on Tuesday, March 22, 2022. She was born in Battle Creek, MI on May 2, 1940, to Gordon and Bessie Bottimer. Sarah resided in Roscoe, IL for the majority of her life. She graduated from Hononegah High School in 1958. She married Michael Kelley on July 26, 1959 at the Rockton Methodist Church.

Sarah’s first job was at McNeany’s Department store in Beloit, WI. She later became the co-owner of Kelley Sand and Gravel. Sarah was active in the community and served as a volunteer for CASA where her advocacy helped make a difference in the lives of many children in need. She was also the Roscoe village clerk for numerous years. In her spare time she enjoyed riding bikes, knitting, and needlepoint, but most of all she loved traveling with her husband on motor cars throughout the United States and Canada.

Survived by her son, Michael Sean Kelley; daughter, Lisa (Mark) Jacino; and grandson, Jacob K. Jacino.  Predeceased by her parents, Gordan and Bessie Bottimer; and daughter, Theresa M. Stitch.

Memorial service will be at 2:00pm with a visitation from 1:00pm until the service on Wednesday, April 13, 2022 in Honquest Family Funeral Home with Crematory-Roscoe Chapel, 11342 Main Street, Roscoe, IL 61073.  Burial in Roscoe Cemetery, Roscoe, IL.  In lieu of flowers, memorials to Hononegah High School Music Department.

 

 

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
April 13, 2022

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Honquest Family Funeral Home
11342 Main Street
Roscoe, IL 61073

Service
Wednesday
April 13, 2022

2:00 PM
Honquest Family Funeral Home
11342 Main Street
Roscoe, IL 61073

Burial
Wednesday
April 13, 2022

3:00 PM
Roscoe Cemetery
5550 Harrison Street
Roscoe, IL 61073

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