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Paul T. Kelley | Obituary

By on July 9, 2014 at 9:13 am
Paul T. Kelley

Paul T. Kelley

Paul T. Kelley, 63, of St. Louis, formerly of Waterloo, died July 1, 2014 in St. Louis.

He was born Nov. 10, 1950 in Red Bud, son of the late James W. and Rosella M. Kelley, nee Fahey.

Paul was a member of New Life Church in Waterloo and owned Kelley Tree Service.

He is survived by wife Carol E. Zimmermann; children Tina (Chuck) Bergmann, Scott (Stephanie) Kelley, Sara Kelley (Drew Burton), James Kelley; grandchildren Mikayla, Jake, Tanis, Lillian, Tori and Ashton; brothers and sisters Daniel Kelley (Shirley Muskopf), Eva (Roger) Schaefer, Richard (Celeste) Kelley, Gerald (Marie) Kelley, Janet (William) Schmitz, Kathleen (Eric) Bingham, Teresa Polacek, Rose Kettler, Ellen (David Sr.) Otten, Laura (Kathy) Kelley; sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Robert “Whop” Kelley, brother-in-law Ed Polacek, great-niece and great-nephew Lydia and Evan Kelley.

Visitation took place July 4 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo and July 5 at New Life Church in Waterloo.

Funeral services took place July 5 at the church.

Interment followed at St. Patrick Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to New Life Church in Waterloo or St. Patrick Cemetery Fund in Tipton.

Tammy Taylor

Tammy is an award-winning Graphic Artist for the Republic-Times. She has worked at the newspaper for almost 15 years, while her and her husband Norman, of 34 years, are owners of Sunderman's Garage in Columbia. She enjoys photography and her five grandchildren.