B. Leona Kelley, 81, of Carlisle, passed away on Monday, January 11, 2016
at Green Ridge Village in Newville. She was born on January 12, 1934 in South Newton Twp., Cumberland County,
and was a daughter of the late Edward I. Hurley and Mabel (Zinn) Hurley Mell. She was the widow of Marlin
F. Kelley, who died March 24, 2008.
Leona retired from the former McCoy Electronics in
Mt. Holly Springs after 34 years of service. She had attended the Mt. Rock United Methodist Church and
the Waggoners United Methodist Church. She enjoyed reading, camping, macramé, quilting and crocheting.
She is survived by two sons; David E. Kelley of Shippensburg and Edward R. (wife,
Nancy) Kelley of Carlisle, four daughters; Peggy (husband, Allen) Holsinger and Roxann (husband, Gilson) Marpoe, both of Carlisle,
Bonnie (husband, Jeff) Keck of Shippensburg and Linda Gantt of Moorseville, NC, five grandchildren; Sally Garlin, Marcus Kelley,
Wendy Kuntz, Shannon Shore and Janell Redcay, eight great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She
was predeceased by three brothers; Paul Wyrick, C. Richard Hurley and Carl Hurley, a half-sister, Helen Hopple and a half-brother,
A viewing will begin at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 14, 2016 followed
by the funeral service at 1:30 p.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St, Carlisle, with Rev. Barbara D.
Albert officiating. Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle. Memorial
contributions may be made to Green Ridge Village (Chapelwood), 210 Big Spring Rd, Newville, PA 17241.
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Sorry we can not be with the family at this time of sorrow. Our prayers are with you at this time of
need. Love Mike and Linda
Mike and Linda Kelley
for your loss roxann,peggy,and family.may god put his precious hands on you all during this sad time,melody lintner
Our thoughts and prayers go out to you
and your family at this very sad time. We pray that you will find comfort in your memories.
Jim and Nancy Hoffman
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