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Information for Charles P. Kelly

2 June, 1913 - 5 November, 1992

From The Idaho Press-Tribune

November, 1992
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Charles Kelly

    Charles P. Kelly, 79, of Nampa, died Thursday, Nov. 5, 1992, in Boise following a long illness.  Vigil services will be held at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8, at Persons-Flahiff Funeral Chapel. Nampa.  A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 9, at St. Paul's Catholic Church, Nampa, by the Rev. Father Alfred Puccinelli, S.M.  The Rite of Committal will follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery, Nampa.
    Charles was born June 2, 1913 at Gary, Ind., a son of Charles and Mary McFarland Kelly.  He grew up and attended a Catholic grade school and Emerson Public High School from which he graduated.  He then worked for the U.S. Steel Mill at Gary.  He married Dolores Ruth Snyder on July 22, 1935, at Valparaiso, Ind., and they made their home at Gary until moving to California in 1944.  He worked as a foreman for the Sunkist Lemon Growers in Corona.  He retired in 1962 as a result of an injury received in the steel mills.  They'moved to Nampa in 1980.
    He was a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church and had been a member of the Knights of Columbus in California.
    Survivors include his wife, Dolores of Nampa; a son and daughter-in-law, James P. and Sally Kelly of Miraloma, Calif.; a sister, Margaret Wigley of Mesa, Ariz.; seven grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and one sister.
    Friends may call from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Monday at Persons-Flahiff Funeral Chapel.

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