Kelly, Ronald G., Saginaw, Michigan

Barbara P. Frost

Beloved husband, father and grandfather passed away Friday, January 8, 2010 at St. Mary’s of Michigan Medical Center. Age 70 years. Son of the late Fred and Mary (Baker) Kelly, Ronald was born August 23, 1939 in Saginaw, Michigan. He served in the U.S. Army in Germany. Ronald married Kay F. Kissane on June 20, 1959. She survives him. Ronald was employed at Saginaw Steering Gear retiring in 1993. He was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church. Ronald enjoyed spending time with his family, fishing and camping in Glennie. Surviving besides his wife Kay are two daughters and their spouses, Terri and Chris Grierson, Saginaw; Tammy and Bill Falardeau, Midland; four grandchildren, Mollie and Megan Grierson, Rachel and Jack Falardeau;  two brothers, Robert Kelly, Saginaw; his twin brother, Donald and Barbara Kelly, Lake Ann, Michigan; his sisters-in-law, Donna Kelly and Donna Armstrong; several nieces and nephews. Ronald was preceded in death by his brother, Fred Kelly, his sister, Patricia Bradley, and brother-in-law, Donald Armstrong.  Funeral Liturgy will take place 11:00 a.m. Monday, January 11, 2010 at Holy Family Catholic Church. Rev. Fr. Ronald Wagner will officiate with cremation to follow. Friends may call at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road, (between Shattuck and McCarty), where the family will be present on Sunday from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Monday at Holy Family Catholic Church from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass. A Vigil Service, led by Deacon Roger Pashionek, will take place 7:00 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Holy Family Catholic Church or Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Michigan Chapter.