Mass of Christian Burial for Mary Lillian Kelly, 93, Eudora will be held 10:30 a.m. Thursday, January 17, 2019 at Holy Family Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Holy Family Catholic Cemetery in Eudora. She died January 12, 2019 at Medicalodges in Eudora.
Mary was born June 27, 1925 in Overbrook, KS the daughter of William J. and Martha L. (Bergerhaus) Gruber.
She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and St. Teresa’s Society.
She worked as a homemaker, she was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother who enjoyed time with her family.
She married William J. Kelly, Jr on April 27, 1946 at Holy Family Catholic Church in Eudora, KS. He preceded her in death on December 30, 2006.
Survivors include her children, Kathy Smith (Darrel) Baldwin City, Ks, Patricia Buche (Otto) Eudora, Ks, Margie Waterman (Jace) Kansas City, Ks, Susan Kelly, Eudora, Ks , Bill Kelly , Seattle , Wa, seven grandchildren , nine great-grandchildren and one great, great grandchild.
The family will greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, January 16, 2019 also at Warren-McElwain Mortuary- Eudora Chapel, with a Parish Rosary recited at 7:00 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made in her name to Holy Family Catholic Church and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.