Obituaries 2-19

Published: Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 09:33 AM.

Mary Frances Kelly

Mrs. Mary Frances Kelly, 73, of Miramar Beach, Fla., formerly of South Barrington, Ill., passed away Feb. 18, 2014.

Mary was born in Chicago to Frank and Frances Brice on Oct. 12, 1940. She attended Arlington Township High School. Mary was married to James B. Kelly on Nov. 3, 1956. They were married 57 years.

Mary worked as a homemaker, legal secretary and bookkeeper. She enjoyed reading, puzzles, board games, swimming and cooking, and she was active in the Society of St. Vincent DePaul at St. Rita’s Church.

Mary is survived by her loving spouse, Jim Kelly; sister and brother, Patricia Cullen and Richard Brice; devoted sons, Tim, Mike and Brian, many grandchildren and great-grandchildren, including Chris, Vicki, Brittany, Donovan, Nathan, Joey, Rachel and Laura; and other family and friends.

A solemn funeral mass will be offered at 11 a.m. Feb. 22 at St. Rita Catholic Church in Santa Rosa Beach after visitation at 10 a.m.

A memorial service will be held at a later date at All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines, Ill., where Mary’s remains will repose in peace.

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