- April 23, 1957 - February 27, 2014
- Mahopac, New York
of Edward's Passing
- Edward's family kindly requests memorial contributions are made in Ed's memory to the American Cancer Association for Pancreatic Research.
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“Ed was a great friend and housemate during the summers in LBI. I spent almost all my time with him from breakfast, the beach, shooting pool, etc. ...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Elizabeth (Betsy) Weiss - NJ
“When I heard that Ed was gone, I found two photos in my collection at the office -- one from 2004 when we were bowling to raise money for WCC and the...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Paul Wray - New York, NY
“I worked with Ed for many years at WCC. He was a great guy and will be missed.
3 of 12 | Posted by: dale smith - coworker
“I have many pleasant memories of Ed. We rode bikes together all around Croton Lake Road, Elm Road and down to the reservoir. Ed could ride long...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Bill Nugent - West Harrison, NY
“I am so sad to hear this. Ed and I knew one another from the shore. I'll miss seeing him out--he often wondering why we weren't at the Hud instead...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Kristen Max - Atlanta, GA
“I will cherish the memory of this wonderful gentleman whom it was my privilege to be associated with. He was kind and always considerate in his...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Doreen Howson - White Plains, NY
“Although our memories of Eddie live through the joy of knowing Mary and Bill Cuthbertson and Eddie's mother Lucy and father (the late) Howard Kelly,...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: The Massa Family - Naples, FL
“Ed was a "summertime friend" for more years than I can count, always smiling and with a positive outlook. We spent many summer nights at the Hud...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Tom Brescia - Flemington & LBI, NJ
“My sympathies to the Kelly family. Ed was a good friend, always the gentleman among our group, always a considerate and caring soul, and always easy...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Tom Mueller - Beach Haven, NJ
“Eddie, I can't believe you are really gone. You were like an uncle to me and the boys and we will miss you very much. I am glad you are at peace...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Danielle Erickson - Mahopac, NY
“Ed was my best friend growing up. We probably started playing with one another when I was maybe 5yrs old or so. We grew up a few houses from one...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Reinhard Gmelin - Mableton, GA
“For our friend Ed who will surely be missed. Your kindness, gentleness, courage and loving soul is now with God in heaven. We love you Ed. Love...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Valerie and Jorge Gandiaga - NJ
Edward Francis Kelly of Mahopac, NY beloved son of Lucy Butler Kelly and the late Howard A. Kelly died on Thursday February 27, 2014 after a courageous battle with Pancreatic Cancer at the age of 56.
Ed was born in Mt. Kisco, NY and grew up in Katonah and attended John Jay High School. He graduated from the Connecticut School of Electronics and received an Associate In Applied Science Degree from Westchester Community College in 2004. He received his Bachelor of Information Technology from American International University in 2006.
Ed had worked at General Dynamics for ten years before taking on the position of Program Coordinator, Network Systems in the IT Department at Westchester Community College. Ed was a former president of The Friendly Sons of St. Patrick in Putnam County. He was always willing to help others and had many long lasting friendships.
Ed will surely be missed by his family, his mother, Lucy Kelly of Naples, FL, and siblings Mary Cuthbertson (Dr. Bill) of Naples, FL, Howard A. Kelly III of Pleasantville, NY, Regina K. Rice of Alexandria, VA and Victoria Smith (Colin) of Fairfax Station, VA.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday March 6, 2014 at 11 AM at Our Lady Queen of Angels Chapel at St. John the Evangelist Church, Mahopac. Edward's family kindly requests memorial contributions are made in Ed's memory to the American Cancer Association for Pancreatic Research.