Mark Lynn Kelley age 56 of LaPlata, Missouri died Sunday, October 20, 2013 at his home.
Born April 1, 1957 in Kirksville Missouri, he was the son of Woodrow E. and Alma May (Mayer) Kelley. On June 10, 1983 in LaPlata, Missouri he married Kimbra Lea Crawford who survives.
Also surviving is on son, Slater Kelley and wife Alyssa of Brookfield, MO; one daughter, Bliss Kelley and friend Chad of Kirksville, MO: three brothers, Edward Kelley of Peoria, IL, Gary Kelley and wife Fran of Green Castle, MO, and Rex Kelley and wife Jean of Crown Point, IN; and two sisters, Lynda Laske and husband Dale of Hurdland, MO, and Sharon Simmons and husband Harold of LaPlata, MO.
Preceding him in death were his parents.
Mark grew up in the Hurdland community and wa s 1975 graduate of Knox County High School. Most of his adult life was spent in LaPlata. He was a longtime employee of Wal-Mart, and was a member of the LaPlata Christiaon Church. Mark loved hunting, the St. Louis Cardinals, and especially spending time with his family.
Funeral services were 11 a.m. Friday, October 25, 2013 at the Community Presbyterian Church in LaPlata, MO. Burial was in the LaPlata Cemetery.
Memorials in memory of Mark may be made to the Mark Lynn Kelley Memorial Fund. They may be sent to or left at the Travis Funeral Chapel, 125 S. Church St. LaPlata, MO 63549.
Travis Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.