Joanne B. Kelly, 69, of Brazil, died early Monday at her home. She had been in ill health and was being treated by a local physician.
A native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, she was born on May 24, 1936, the only child of Raymond Schneider and Esther Paganucci Schneider.
She married Sylvester "Tony" Kelly on July 3, 1954. They had resided in Greencastle and several other cities in the midwest during her husband's employment in the restaurant business with national chain companies, and moved to Brazil 12 years ago.
She was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Greencastle.
Surviving are her husband, Sylvester "Tony" Kelly; two daughters, Sharon J. Hillan, Noblesville, Indiana; and Juliann Byrne, Peoria, Illinois; two sons, Douglas Kelly, Angola, Indiana, and Anthony Kelly, Indianapolis; ten grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in Lawson-Miller Chapel, 1702 E. National Avenue, Brazil. Pastor Troy Trout will officiate and entombment will be in the Washington Park East Mausoleum in Indianapolis. Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.
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