KELLY, James Patrick
James KELLY Funeral Notice-Death Notice-Obituary
Family Announcement: "13.12.1925 - 20.12.2020 Son of James (Taipō) and Edie (Tarake) Kelly (nee Withers). Brother of Hema Lingman, John, Edith Richardson, Wilson, Josie Riesterer, and Muriel Smith-Kelly. Loving and devoted husband to Ella (nee Levian). Caring father to Lola, Raewyn, Melva, Todd and Deryn, and loving grandfather to all of his grandchildren. Uncle Jim passed away quietly in his sleep in ?pōtiki on Sunday after a brief illness. Thanks to Thornton Park Retirement Lodge for all of their care for Jim in recent years. A hardworking, honest, gentleman with a strong back and a stronger Catholic faith. He was always positive and only had kind words to say. E te pāpā, moe mai i roto i ngā ringa o te Ariki ki te taha o tō hoa rangatira, a Ella. E kore koe e warewaretia."
"Much loved by the whānau, mass was held for Jim yesterday before he was returned to Rotorua to rest with his wife and daughter."
Obituary originally published: The Rotorua DailyPost on 23rd of December 2020
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