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John Arthur Kelly
  • St. Kieran Catholic Church
    Shelby Township, MI 48316

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“So sorry to hear of your loss.At Eisenhower John and I won a 50's dance contest! He was reluctant to do it. But I persisted. I insisted, All he had...Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: MsTerry Fietsam - ANN ARBOR, MI

“I have many memories of John growing up as a child. John was one person who was always kind. He held a very special place in my heart as a friend...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Bernadette Giacona - Summerfield, FL

“Rest in peace buddy. ”
3 of 19 | Posted by: Mark Vankerschaver - MI

“Keven really sorry to hear about John still remember riding the bus with your brother I no he was a good football player I remember your great family...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: Steve Vernon - Lake Orion, MI

“I have many fond memories of John especially from my childhood and the many holidays we spent at my Uncle Pat & Aunt Elaine' s home with him and his...Read More »
5 of 19 | Posted by: Sheryl Reiber - Romeo, MI

“Extremely sorry for your loss! Hugs and prayers! ”
6 of 19 | Posted by: Patty & Don Long - Bruce Twp, MI

“I am so sorry we were unable to pay our respects to John, yourself and the children in John's passing.. he and you all fought a long hard battle.. I...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: Marie Hill - Raleigh, NC - Family

“So,so sorry to hear of John's passing. Thoughts & prayers to all... ”
8 of 19 | Posted by: Amy Vernon - Waterford, MI

“John was a wonderful man. My dad and I both worked with John for many years. You will be truly missed. ”
9 of 19 | Posted by: Mark Murray - Warren, MI

“To John's family so sorry for your loss. John is in a better place. ”
10 of 19 | Posted by: Bill Murray - Warren, MI

“Dear Louise, John JR & Ashley and the entire Kelly family our warmest thoughts and deepest sympathy are with all of you at this difficult time. Love...Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: Jim& Kate Sims - Carmel, CA

“Louise, I am so very sad for your deep loss, and yet rejoicing in Johnny's new home in heaven! I have been and will continue to pray for you. I...Read More »
12 of 19 | Posted by: Cindy Cox - Shelby Township, MI

“Louise, John and Ashley. Our hearts are broken for you. John was such a good man, with such a big heart. He loved his family heart and soul and...Read More »
13 of 19 | Posted by: Charisse Kiehle - Shelby Twsp, MI

“a great loss for all of us John was truly a legend till we meet again in eternity my friend rest in peace ”
14 of 19 | Posted by: Tom Barczak - Clinton township, MI

“I am shocked...what a wonderful man and wonderful family...we used to live by him and our sons were friends...we also bought many a car from him!!!...Read More »
15 of 19 | Posted by: Sheri Kenny - Shelby Twp, MI

“We are so sorry for your loss. We love all of you and my heart is broken. It was a honer to know him and call him family. ”
16 of 19 | Posted by: Charles and Letitia Warford - MI

“My brother has always been a good person with a big heart. I think that is why he actually saw angels on a few occasions. May you find comfort...Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: MaryAnne Wilseck - Shelby Twp., MI

“Since condolences to the Kelly family. God bless you and bring you peace. ”
18 of 19 | Posted by: Julie Parka - Acquaintance

“Our hearts are broken for the loss of your loving giving husband - father. John was an amazing family man & friend , all were always welcome. He is...Read More »
19 of 19 | Posted by: Diane r burcz - St Clair Shores, MI


KELLY, John Arthur. October 1, 2019. Age 61. Beloved husband of Louise for 38 years. Proud and loving father of John Kelly Jr. and Ashley Kelly. Also survived by 1 sister and 5 brothers. Predeceased by his parents Patrick and Elaine Kelly. John sold cars at Moran Chevrolet for many years and enjoyed fishing and playing his guitar; he loved his family and life, was always helpful and lived to make other people happy. Visitation Sunday 2-9pm with 7pm Prayers at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc., 36900 Schoenherr at Metro Parkway (16 Mile). Instate Monday 10:30am until time of 11am Mass at St. Kieran Catholic Church, 53600 Mound Rd. (S. of 25 Mile Rd.), Shelby Township. Interment, Resurrection Cemetery, Clinton Township. Please share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guestbook" at WujekCalcaterra.com