ELLWOOD CITY, PA (MyValleyTributes) – Esther G. Kelly, 67, of Ellwood City, Wayne Township, passed away peacefully on Thursday morning, April 18, 2019, at UPMC Mage-Womens Hospital in Pittsburgh.
She was born in Ellwood City on June 12 1951, to the late Augustine “Bud” and Edna Herold Kelly.
Esther graduated from Lincoln High School in Ellwood City, class of 1969.
She was a nurse’s aide at Jameson Hospital and Jameson Hospice in New Castle for many years.
She was a member of the Wayne Fire Department Auxiliary and Penn-Ohio Chapter of Compassionate Friends and was very involved in scouting.
Esther was a loving and compassionate person, who always cared for others.
In addition to her parents, Esther was preceded in death by her son, John Joseph Kelly, who died March 20, 2005 and by her sister, Barbara Kelly Gumbish, who died March 19, 2017.
She is survived by her longtime companion, Robert (Joseph) Musser; brother-in-law, Daniel Gumbish and by her niece, Kelly (and Tim) Maysey, both in Whitehall, Ohio. Also surviving are great-nephews, Thor and Griffin Maysey.
Friends will be received from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 23 in the Turner Funeral Home, 500 Sixth Street, Ellwood City.
A Blessing Service will be conducted at the funeral home at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 24.
Burial will follow in Mount Hope Cemetery, Wayne Township.
Memorial donations may be made to Compassionate Friends, 949 Dalton Avenue, Hermitage, PA 16148.
You may sign her guestbook or send condolences at www.turnerfh.com.