AMerican Veteran 10

Danny Kelly

August 7, 1947 ~ September 6, 2019 (age 72)

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A Graveside Funeral service and Interment  for Danny Kelly, 72, will be Friday, September 13, 2019 at 2:45 PM at Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo with Peck Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Friday, September 13, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Peck Funeral Home. 

Mr. Kelly died on Friday, September 6, 2019 at  his residence.  He was born August 7, 1947, in Iowa to Louis Kelly and Irene Stanley Kelly. 

Mr. Kelly was a 20 year U.S. Army retiree (MSG). His career in the military included 3 tours in Vietnam as a Helicopter technician and tours at Walter Reed Army Hospital as a Senior Social Worker and Assistant NCOIC and he also worked in the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Disease as a Unit First Sargeant and his last assignment as NCO, MSG at the Readiness Group in Huntsville, Alabama. After his retirement he worked as a Social Services Rep (Budget and Consumer Counseling) at Army Community Services, RSA. In his retirement, he co-founded NEMYSA (Northeast Morgan Youth Sports Association), where many young boys played competitive football. He will be remembered by all of those he helped through online meetings and in group AA meetings for the past 45 years.  Preceding him in death were his parents and a son: Brian Timothy Kelly. 

Survivors include :
his Wife:
Mary Ann Kelly

Two Sons:
Christopher Michael Kelly and 
Eric Patrick Kelly

One Brother:
John Taft 

Three Sisters:
Connie Hartbecke, 
Kathy Hartbecke and 
Peggy Bailey

Three Grandchildren and 
One Step-Grandson

Peck Funeral Home                   
1600 Hwy 31 SW
P.O. Box 427
Hartselle, AL  35640
256.773.2543 (Fax)

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September 13, 2019

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Peck Funeral Home
1600 Highway 31 SW| P.O. Box 427
Hartselle, AL 35640

Funeral Service
September 13, 2019

2:45 PM
Alabama National Cemetery, Montevallo

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