Michael John Kelly

February 13, 1956 - August 21, 2018

Michael John Kelly, age 62, passed away on Tuesday, August 21, 2018.

Born in Del Rio, TX, on February 13, 1956, he was a son of the late James and Jean (Robinson) Kelly. Michael proudly served 14 years in the US Navy and Navy Reserves. He dedicated 20 years to working in the electronics field with SEPTA, before his retirement in 2015. Michael enjoyed the outdoors.

Michael is survived by his partner, Christina Patrus; children, Sarah Kelly (Michael Fehr) of Glenmoore, PA and Corporal Sean Kelly of San Diego, CA; brothers, Kevin Kelly (Kathy) and Pat Kelly (Kathy); sisters, Kathy Gardner (William) and Maureen Cooler; and grandchildren, James, Leighton and Nathaniel.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 12 noon on Monday, August 27, 2018, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 12 noon. Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Michael’s name to the Alpha-1 Foundation, 3300 Ponce De Leon Blvd, Coral Gables, FL 33134.


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  • May the love and Mercy of God be bestowed upon you and your family during this difficult time. May his soul rest In peace and may my prayers help guide him on his journey. My deepest condolences.

  • Love and prayers from long time friends and lots of memories The Corzine Family Bob, Marge, Tim, Beth and Jeff. Warner Robins, GA

  • Our prayers and thoughts go out to you ALL. Love you

  • Sean and Sarah I am so sad for you and your family❤️ Diane Pyne