Mrs. Ruth Kelley, age 74, of Wilmington, DE, formerly of Harmony Woods in Newark, DE, passed away on Thursday, September 1, 2011.
Born in Kennett Square, PA, on November 7, 1936, Mrs. Kelley was the daughter of the late Mark Harrison and Mary A. Maslin Harrison. She was employed for many years in professional sales.
Mrs. Kelley was a longtime member of the Red Hat Society in Newark. She enjoyed ceramics in her leisure time.
She is survived by her husband, Phillip A. Kelley; sons, Howard Mark Wright of Riverside, CA, Phillip Allen Wright of Louisville, KY, and Wesley Jay Wright of Sun City, CA; brother, Mark Harrison of Wilmington, DE; two grandchildren; and a great granddaughter.
A graveside service will be held at 11 am on Thursday, September 8, 2011, Massey Cemetery, Massey, MD.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA), 455 Stanton-Christiana Road Newark, DE 19713.