Nantucket Island, MA, and Allagash
- Edward Guy Kelly passed away peacefully in his sleep, in the morning hours of Saturday, March 3rd, 2018, while visiting his daughter on Nantucket Island, Massachusetts.
Edward was born the son of the late Guy and Thressa Kelly in Allagash, Maine. He spent his life living and working in Allagash and the woods of Northern Maine and very much loved the small town he had always called home. His life truly revolved around his love for his wife, four daughters, and extended family. He was an incredibly faithful man who lived his daily life as a reflection of his strong faith and belief in the Lord. Above all, he valued leading those around him in the direction of His Lord and Savior.
Aside from his parents, Edward was predeceased by one sister, Barbara McBreairty. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Veronica Kelly, and their four daughters, Jeana Kelly Sellers and husband, James Sellers, Jenny Kelly, Jodi Kelly, and Jamie Kelly. He is also survived by seven siblings, Leonard Kelly and wife, Mona, Douglas Kelly and wife, Diane, Helen McBreairty and husband, Thomas, Carolyn Gardner, Beulah Gardner and husband, Lester, Kathy Jackson and husband, Joel, and Sharon Cusack and husband, Billy. He is also survived by many, many nieces, nephews, and other extended family members whom he held dear.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, March 9th, 2018, at the Community Center in his beloved hometown of Allagash.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Kelly family at 582 Dickey Road, Allagash, Maine 04774.
2 Corinthians 5:8 KJV "We are confidant, I say, and willing rather to be absent from the body, and to be present with the Lord."
Published on  March 7, 2018