DEATH: Kerry Kelsey

Kerry Kelsey, 57, died on Nov. 13, 2023, in Marion.

A Celebration of Life was held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 18, 2023, at Zion Lutheran Church in Hillsboro officiated by Rev. John Werner.

The family received friends from 5-7 p.m. on Friday at Zion Lutheran Church in Hillsboro.

Interment at the Marion Cemetery in Marion.

Memorials to The Lutheran Church or Good Shepherd Hospice in care of Jost Funeral Home at P.O. Box 266 in Hillsboro, Kansas 67063.

He was born on Nov. 29, 1965, in Marion to Gerald and Sharon (Youk) Kelsey. He married Lori Vantuyl on Aug. 23, 1986, at the Zion Lutheran Church in Hillsboro.

Survivors include wife, Lori Kelsey of Marion; sons, Jerry (Courteney) Kelsey of Hutchinson, Andy (Kathleen) Kelsey of Marion; daughter, Samantha Kelsey of Wichita; brother, Mike (Jennifer) Kelsey of Newton; sister, Kris Hardisty of Salina; mother, Sharon Kelsey of Marion; four grandchildren.

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