Karl Kelly, 62, Belle Plaine: January 26, 1954 – March 22, 2016

first_imgKarl KellyKarl L. Kelly, of Belle Plaine, died Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice in Wichita, Kansas at the age of 62.Karl was born the son of Fred and Thelma (Foster) Kelly on Tuesday, January 26, 1954 in Wellington, Kansas. He was employed in the aircraft industry where he performed facility and equipment maintenance; but, when Karl wasn’t working he was fishing. He loved spending time with family and friends with a pole in the water.Survivors include his daughter, Taylor Kelly of Pevely, Missouri; son, Lee Patterson and his wife Shannon of Wellington, Kansas; son, Michael Patterson and his wife Robyn of Belle Plaine, Kansas; daughter, Michelle Gabbard of Fayetteville, Arkansas; former wife, Alice Kelly of Pevely, Missouri, grandchildren: Tara, Tinley and Torie Patterson, Karl and Dakota Patterson, Bryndon Hinkle and Shelby Griggs, sisters: Karen Singleton and her husband Phil of South Bend, Indiana, Kathy Tuttle of Wellington, Kansas, Kay Dugan of South Haven, Kansas; brother, Kris Kelly of Caldwell, Kansas, six nieces and two nephews.He was preceded in death by his parents and brother-in-law, Terry Dugan.A private interment will be held at the Caldwell City Cemetery, Caldwell, Kansas. A memorial fund has been established in his loving memory with Sumner County Relay For Life. Contributions may be mailed or left with the funeral home.To share a memory or leave condolences, please visit www.cornejodayfuneralhome.com.Arrangements are by Cornejo|Day Funeral Home & Crematory, Wellington, Kansas.last_img read more