Sophia Patricia (Tokarz) Kelly
April 26, 1921 – May 19, 2015
Sophia Patricia (Tokarz) Kelly, known fondly as “Pat,” age 94, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, May 19, 2015.
Born in Middleport, PA on April 26, 1921, Pat was a daughter of the late Joseph and Blanche Tokarz. She was a talented homemaker and devoted mother and grandmother who will be dearly missed by her loving family.
In addition to her parents, Pat was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Thomas M. Kelly and 10 siblings. She is survived by her children, Kathleen Epler, Patricia McIntyre (Micheal), Thomas Kelly (Helen Samantha) and Lisa Hollister (David); 12 grandchildren, David Epler, Robert Epler, Jennifer Beegle, Megan McIntyre, Molly McIntyre, Emily McIntyre, Patrick Kelly, Cerra Kelly, Michael Kelly, Madeleine Kelly, Kelly Hollister and Amanda Hollister; and 1 great granddaughter, Katelynn Beegle.
Services and interment will be held privately in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Delaware Hospice, 16 Polly Drummond Center, Second Floor, Newark, DE 19711 or to Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder Fire Company P.O. Box 148 Newark, DE 19715.