Funeral services for Catherine Anne Kelly, 49, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, September 18, 2014 at Trinity Worship Center under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Cathy met her Savior at 7:35 a.m., Saturday, September 13, 2014. She was born August 2, 1965 at Governor’s Island, Manhattan, New York to Carl Dalton Kelly, Sr. and Marjorie Helen Wickham Kelly. Cathy spent the majority of her life in West Plains and worked as a Paramedic for twenty-three years. After retirement, she found joy in family and friends. She enjoyed yard sales, auctions and thrift stores; was always on the hunt for a good deal. She also enjoyed her five yorkies, gardening, playing computer games, reading, being outdoors and on the water. Most of all, she loved her grandchildren. Cathy attended Trinity Worship Center.
She is survived by her husband of twenty-two years, Jerry Veloria, West Plains, Missouri; three children, Amanda Grayson, husband, Gray, West Plains, Missouri, Amber Jones, Koshkonong, Missouri and Stephen Rosas, wife, Jessica, Fort Worth, Texas; her mother, Marjorie Kelly, West Plains, Missouri; one sister, Traci Asher, husband, Thomas, Pomona, Missouri; two brothers, Carl Kelly, Jr., wife, Gretchen, Pinehurst, North Carolina and Craig Kelly, wife, Sandra, West Plains, Missouri; father-in-law, John Veloria, Sr., wife, Marlena, Chicago, Illinois; two brother-in-law, John Veloria, Jr., wife, Mary Ester, Austin, Texas and Mike Veloria, wife, Sue, Gamaliel, Arkansas; sister-in-law, Kathy Bilbo, husband, Mike, Chicago, Illinois; six grandchildren, Heather, Dalton and Corben Grayson and Andrew, Kyler and Harlie Jones; and several nieces and nephews.
Her father, mother-in-law, Joanne Wimmer, sister-in-law, Dawn Davis and granddaughter, Carley Grayson, precede her in death.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Wednesday at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Oak Lawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the family for purchasing a headstone and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.