The Times West Virginian

January 9, 2013

MaryAnn Kelly


Times West Virginian

— MaryAnn Kelly, 58, of Grafton, passed away Tuesday (Jan. 8, 2013) at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.

She was born in Oakland, Calif., on July 30, 1954, a daughter of the late Elbert and Birdie (Hayes) Wells.

MaryAnn was a retired pediatric nurse and previously worked at the Cheat Lake Physician’s Office in Morgantown, where she was the nurse manager. She was a loving homemaker who made her family what a family should be. She enjoyed cooking, especially gourmet, NASCAR racing and scuba diving in Aruba.

She is survived by her loving husband of 39 years, Michael John Kelly of Grafton; one son, Michael Kelly Jr. and his wife Jessica of Grafton; three daughters, Julie Ann Kelly of Pittsburgh, Pa., Marcie Ann Woolery and her husband David of Land O Lakes, Fla., and Tina Swaniger and her husband Rustin of Core; and 11 grandchildren, William Kelly, Isabella Kelly, Chloe Woolery, Gabriella Kelly, Breanna Swaniger, Chase Kelly, Natalie Woolery, Taylor Swaniger, Jonathon Woolery, Mikhayla Kelly and Jonah Woolery.

Also surviving is a brother, Elbert Wells Jr. of Brussells.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Donald Wells.

Family and friends may call at Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home, 209 Merchant St., Fairmont, from 5-8 p.m. Friday.

In keeping with the wishes of the deceased, her body will be cremated following her visitation and a memorial service will be held at a later date at St. Augustine Church in Grafton.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.carpenterandford.com.