Larry G. Kelley, Jr. 58 of Scottdale passed away Monday, February 25 in Excela Health Westmoreland with his loving family by his side. He was the son of the late Larry G. Kelley, Sr., and the late Glenna E. Hurley Lucy.
He was a Ranger with the 82nd Airborne Division and served during the Vietnam Conflict from l97l to 1973. He was a retired Truck Driver that loved to spend time on his Motorcycle or just sitting back Fishing.
He was a devoted husband of 23 years to Kathleen and a loving father to Shawn (Jessie) Kelley of Ruston, WA, Sheila and the late Jeffrey P. McLean, Shannon Kelley and Shawn Morris, and Laura (Steve) Brubacher, Justin Lacotta and Martha Pittman, Brian and Allison Hays of Bethel Park, Jennifer and Banner Spenatti of Fort Allen, and Jackie Hayes of Scottdale.
He was a Big Brother to Cathy and Troy Clontz, Robert and Pamela Jay of Shelby, NC and Shenille and D.J. Boston of Lithonia, GA and Gene West of Connellsville. He had a numerous extended family of step brothers and sister.
He is survived also by 22 Grandchildren, Brooklyn Burks, Joseph Markish, Megan and Madison Morris, Ian, Connor and Jacob Kelley, Aran and Devin Brubacher, Steven and Brandon Bell, Gage, Dominic and Justin Jr., Nick Sirianni, Ian Spenatti, Aidan and Emma Hays, Katlyn, Zachary & Sydney McLean; Two great Grandchildren, Ahamaree Barnes and Kendall Mclean. He was preceded in death by his Maternal grandparents John and Sadie Anders Hurley and Paternal grandparents John and Kathryn Rice Kelley his sister Betty Bradley, brother, John Jay, Jr. and Charles Jay and a niece Stephanie Ambler.
He will be gone but not forgotten!Family & friends will be received at GRAFT-JACQUILLARD FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, INC. 303 Pittsburgh St. Scottdale on Friday from 5 until 8 pm. A funeral service along with military honors will begin at 8 pm in the funeral home.