Betty J. Kelley, 84, of Union City, passed away Saturday, February 25, 2012 at the Community Health Center of Branch County. She was born October 26, 1927 to Lee L. and Violet V. (Pio) Swartout. Betty worked at CHC for 30 years.
Betty enjoyed crafting, traveling, especially when she travelled abroad with her niece, Chris Godwin. She loved spending holidays with her family and going to the stock car races.
She is survived by grandchildren; Robert D. Kelley, Terri Sue (Kevin) Slaght, Tonia Kelley, Nicki (Rich) Ellis, Jerry Kelley, great grandchildren; Megan Sauber, Brittney Sauber, Ozzy Ellis, Page Ellis, brother; Lee Collins (Dorothy) Swartout, sister; Treva Swartout, brother; Paul (Sally) Swartout, brother-in-law; Leslie Knapp; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband; Robert E. Kelley, parents, 2 sons; Paul Dean Kelley, Curtis R. Kelley, sister; Rachel Knapp.
Visitation will be Tuesday, February 28, 2012 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Putnam Funeral Home in Union City. Funeral services will be Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 12:00 Noon at the Putnam Funeral Home with Pastor Marty Burdick officiating. Interment will follow at Riverside Cemetery in Union City.
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The family was assisted by Putnam Funeral Home 517/741-9333