Gertrude T. Kelley - East Providence

Gertrude T. Kelley - East Providence

Gertrude T. Kelley of Newman Avenue, Rumford, went to heaven on Sunday, January 25, 2015.

She was the wife of Albert J. Kelley. They were happily married for 64 years. Born in Pawtucket, she was the daughter of the late Mathias and Aurea (Dupres) Dubois.

Mrs. Kelley graduated from Pawtucket East High School in 1943. She worked for the former Washburn Wire Co., and was vice president of Gamba Inc. for a number of years. She loved playing the game of cribbage with her husband, Al.

Besides her husband she is survived by two sons, Albert J. Kelley of Redlands, Calif., and Michael S. Kelley of Anchorage, Alaska. She was the mother of the late Brian D. Kelley. She was the grandmother of Brian J. of Alaska and “Betsy” of Colorado. She leaves one great-grandchild in Colorado. She leaves one sister, Florence Morris of East Greenwich. She was the sister of the late Anita Everson and Jeanne Gailey.

A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by Costigan-O’Neill Funeral Home, Pawtucket. www.oneillfuneralhomes.com