Patsy Ann Kelly
JESUP – Patsy Ann Kelly, 85 years old of Jesup, IA, died Wednesday, October 9, 2019, at the Buchanan County Health Center, in Independence, IA.

Family graveside services were held at 1:00 p.m., Monday, October 14 at Cedar Crest Cemetery, Jesup, IA, with Rev. Alex Bruening officiating. Casket bears were Jonathan Kelly, James Kelly, David Kelly and T. J. Murphy.

Visitation was from 3–5 p.m., Sunday, October 13, 2019, at the White Funeral Home, Jesup, IA. Memorials may be directed to the Jesup Public Library. Online condolences may be posted at

Patsy was born October 6, 1934, in Mason City, IA, the daughter of Frank Kasik and Leota (Frantz) Kasik. She graduated from Mason City High School with the class of 1952. On May 9, 1954, she was united in marriage to Jerry Lee Kelly in Mason City and they later moved to Jesup in 1959. Patsy worked for the Waterloo School District for 15 years, as a secretary, and retired in 1994. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Jesup.

Patsy is survived by; two sons, Michael (Terri) Kelly of Independence, MO, and Timothy (Diana) Kelly of Jesup, IA; also, 7 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one sister, Darlene Bender of Prairie Du Chien, WI; and one brother-in-law, Thomas (Karen) Kelly of Madison, AL. Her parents and husband, Jerry, preceded her in death.

White Funeral Home, Jesup, IA was in charge of the arrangements.
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