Jean Kelly, 76, of Manchester, beloved wife of the late Shaun Kelly Sr., passed away peacefully on November 29, 2022, at Manchester Memorial Hospital. Jean was born to Viola Dukette (Abar) in Tupper Lake, NY to a large family of six sisters and two brothers. She worked tirelessly for her family and touched many lives through her work as a caregiver with A Children’s Place before retiring. Her yearly vacations with niece Lori were a highlight in her life.
She is predeceased by her twin brother James(“Butch”) and survived by her sisters Bea and Linda; her children Shaun Kelly (Julianna), Brigitte Kelly; grandchildren Maria (Kelly) Budnick (Travis), Brendan Kelly (Jessalyn), Kaelyn Kelly-Colon (Sari), Dante Colon; Annabella Colon; Gavin Kelly, and great-grandchildren Westley Shaun Kelly and Cara JeanMarie Budnick.
Family and friends may call on the John F. Tierney Funeral Home, 219 W. Center St., Manchester on Saturday, December 3rd, from 9-10 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Bartholomew Church, 736 Middle Turnpike East, Manchester. Burial will be held at St. Bridget Cemetery. For online condolences, please visit www.tierneyfuneralhome.com.